Agapanthus africanus 'Peter Pan'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||ag-uh-PANTH-us af-ri-KAH-nus|
|Lore||The flower of Agapanthus inspired art and sculpture of the Modern movement and became a signature of midcentury pop art motifs.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage reaches 8 to 12 in. tall and wide; flowers stalks to 18 in. tall.|
|Design Ideas||Dwarf Agapanthus is a garden work horse filling many roles. Perfect for a tidy edging against walkways or lawn. Spot into the front of borders for a leafy filler and blue flowers in season. Delightful for narrow planters along the base of a white picket fence. Super container plant in pots and bowls along with seasonal color. One of the best choices for tidy swimming pool planting.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Coneflower (Echinacea); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Iris (Iris); Pinks (Dianthus); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum)|
Easily grown in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring; repeat after flowering. Blooms best when undisturbed, but may be divided when overcrowded.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11