African lily 'Crystal' Agapanthus 'Crystal'
'Crystal' is a herbaceous perennial 1-1.2m high with deciduous strap-shaped green leaves, up to 50cm long and 2cm wide, and heads 13cm across of trumpet-shaped flowers, 3.5cm across, which face upwards or slightly downwards and are white with violet-blue midribs and margins, from late summer to early autumn
About this plant
African lily 'Crystal'
No pruning required except cutting back dead flower stems, but allow them to remain until spring, because the seedheads look attractive over winter
SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
- Suitable locations
Cut Flowers Wall-side Borders Flower borders and beds Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants Mediterranean Climate Plants City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Gravel Garden
Propagate by division between spring and early summer, or in early autumn after plants have finished flowering
Generally pest-free but may be affected by slugs and snails and by agapanthus gall midge
Generally disease-free but may be affected by virus diseases