AGAPANTHUS: AFRICANS BLUE
LATIN NAME: AGAPANTHUS AFRICANUS
This perennial evergreen produces umbrellas of lavender-blue flowers that stick-out above the bright green foliage. It will reach 1-2 feet in height (2-3 feet wide). Ideally used as a background plant, accent plant, in group plantings, edging and border, and makes a great container specimen.
Amount of Sunlight: Full sun to partial shade
Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat; Drought tolerant
Soil Conditions: Prefers dry, well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 7-11
This easy-to-grow evergreen shrub needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Pruning is not required.