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Agapanthus ‘Arctic Star’

African lily

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Features

  • BloomsMarch
  • Height0.5m
  • Growth HabitStalked clump
  • Flower ColourWhite
  • Leaf ColourGrey-green

Description

Agapanthus ‘Arctic Star’ (African lily). This cultivar has grey-green leaves and large white flowers.

Characteristics

Perennial, Semi-evergreen, Bulb

Origin

South Africa

The name Agapanthus comes from the Greek 'agape' - love; and 'anthos' - flower.

Interest and use

Ornamental, containers, borders.

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Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Humus-rich
  • WaterMoist

Cultivation

Protect crowns in the winter with a mulch. Suitable for coastal conditions.

Propagation

The plants will increase slowly but may be propagated by division in the spring. The plants may also be raised from seed in the autumn or spring (but cultivars will not come true from seed).

Pests, diseases or disorders

Slugs, snails and viruses may be a problem.

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