African lily 'African Skies' Agapanthus 'African Skies'
'African Skies' is a large, evergreen perennial to about 1.2m producing a clump of relatively broad, strap-shaped, glossy leaves. Rounded umbels of deep blue, funnel-shaped flowers appear on strong, upright stems from mid-summer to early autumn
About this plant
African lily 'African Skies'
No need to cut down in autumn as the seedheads look attractive over winter
SoilChalk, Loam, Sand
- Suitable locations
Cut Flowers Flower borders and beds Drought Resistant Wall-side Borders Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden City & Courtyard Gardens Patio & Container Plants Mediterranean Climate Plants
Propagate by division every three to four years in spring
Generally pest free but watch out for agapanthus gall midge
A virus disease may be seen