African lily 'Ben Hope' Agapanthus 'Ben Hope'
'Ben Hope' is a clump-forming, herbaceous perennial to about 1.2m, with strap-shaped leaves and a dark sheen to the flower stems. Rounded heads of funnel-shaped, mid- to dark blue flowers are produced in mid- to late summer
About this plant
African lily 'Ben Hope'
In late autumn remove any remaining leaves, but seedheads can be left as they look attractive over winter
SoilChalk, Loam, Sand
- Suitable locations
Drought Resistant Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders Cut Flowers Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal 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 a problem