Agapanthus africanus 'Albus'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||ag-uh-PANTH-us af-ri-KAH-nus AL-bus|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage reaches 1½ ft. tall and wide; flower stalks reach 2½ ft. tall.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Poolside, Cutting Garden, Edging, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.|
|Companion Plants||Kohuhu (Pittosporum); Japanese Barberry (Berberis thunbergii); Daylily (Hemerocallis); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Society Garlic (Tulbaghia violacea); Mullein (Verbascum)|
Easily grown in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. 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