Agapanthus Northern Star
A truly magnificent variety with wonderful large flower heads of violet blue with the most amazing dark purple stripes, mirrored by a violet flush at the base of the foliage.
Month Available: June
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from long periods of frost
Main Attribute: Mid summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 100cm x 40cm (3ft 3in x 1ft 3in)
I love Agapanthus in pots in my garden, water them regularly in the growing season but only sparingly in winter.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: None
Plant Care: Move into a shed or greenhouse during long periods of frost.
Care and Time: Medium - autumn
Benefits: Eye-catching flowers, great for pots.
History: These originate in South Africa, hence the common name of African Lily.