African lily 'Liam's Lilac' Agapanthus 'Liam's Lilac'

African lily 'Liam's Lilac'


'Liam's Lilac' is a herbaceous perennial to about 100cm, producing a clump of narrow, glossy, strap-shaped leaves. Airy umbels of dusky lilac, funnel-shaped flowers, darkening to the base, appear in mid- to late summer

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      African lily 'Liam's Lilac'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.5-1 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    In late autumn remove any remaining leaves, but seedheads can be left as they look attractive over winter

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Cut Flowers Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders Drought Resistant City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden Mediterranean Climate Plants Coastal Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by division every three to four years in spring

  • insectPests

    Generally pest free but watch out for agapanthus gall midge

  • microbeDiseases

    A virus disease may be a problem