White Agapanthus

Agapanthus africanus 'Albus'

SKU
00170
Lovely clusters of bell-like white flowers on tall, upright stalks that rise above clumping, narrow, strap-like, green leaves. Occasionally reblooms, if spent flower stems are promptly removed. A good container plant in colder areas or perennial color accent in outdoor beds where winters are milder.
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Botanical Pronunciationag-uh-PANTH-us af-ri-KAH-nus AL-bus
Average Size at MaturityFoliage reaches 1½ ft. tall and wide; flower stalks reach 2½ ft. tall.
Bloom TimeMidsummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage
Growth HabitClumping
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Poolside, Cutting Garden, Edging, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureClump Forming, Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsKohuhu (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

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