African lily 'Sky' Agapanthus inapertus subsp. hollandii 'Sky'
'Sky' is a herbaceous perennial 1.5m high with deciduous strap-shaped green leaves and flowerheads of long, tubular, sky-blue flowers, darker near the tips, which hang down as they open in late summer
About this plant
African lily 'Sky'
Agapanthus inapertus 'Sky', Agapanthus 'Sky'
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 Low Maintenance Cottage & Informal Garden Prairie Planting City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Gravel Garden Patio & Container Plants Mediterranean Climate 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