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Agapanthus hybrida Purple Cloud

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Wantirna
B12, C7
Size: 20cm
Available: 27
$/Unit (EX GST): $13.65 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $15.02 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Agapanthus hybrida Purple Cloud Lily of the Nile, African Lily,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting Clumping, Tufting, Upright

Description:
Dramatic flowering giant Agapanthus with striking amethyst flowers. Heads of dark violet flowers sit on tall flower spikes growing to 1.8m. Foliage is upright and grey/green in colour and grows to 1m tall. Great for mass planting or in a contained for a splash of colour throughout summer.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Erosion Control, Feature, Formal Garden, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Rust, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes: Flowers best in a full sun position but will tolerate light shade. Tolerates drought and coastal conditions, but does need protection from frosts. Keep a look out for snails. Lift and divide when clumps when they get bigger than required. Remove spent flower heads to prevent the spread of seeds into native bushland.

Plant Care
Liquid feed, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Amaryllidaceae PacificIslands

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Grey
Flower Colour: Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Tender
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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