African lily 'Phantom' Agapanthus 'Phantom'
'Phantom' is a rather slow-growing herbaceous perennial up to 1.1m high with evergreen strap-shaped green leaves and (on mature plants) heads of flowers which are gently shaded from pale violet-blue at the tips to white in the throat, in late summer
About this plant
African lily 'Phantom'
No pruning required except cutting back dead flower stems, but allow them to remain until spring, because the seedheads look attractive over winter
SoilChalk, Loam, Sand
- Suitable locations
Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders Cut Flowers City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Gravel Garden Mediterranean Climate Plants Cottage & Informal Garden Patio & Container Plants
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