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Agapanthus praecox Double Delight

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Wantirna
C5, C6
C5, C6
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Wantirna
C5, C6
Size: 14cm
Available: 28
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.56 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.32 inc GST
C5, C6
Size: 20cm
Available: 22
$/Unit (EX GST): $12.34 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $13.57 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Agapanthus praecox Double Delight Lily of the Nile, African Lily,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

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

Description:
An extremely hardy strappy leaved herb with dense fleshy roots. Foliage grows up to 1m in length and Summer flowers are balls of bright blue on stems. Renown for growing in difficult positions. Great for erosion control, slopes, lining driveways and pots.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
60cm-1m 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Embankment, Erosion Control, Fire Retardant, Formal Garden, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Rockery, Roundabouts / Splitters, Tropical Garden, Verge, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Remove spent flower heads to stop weed potential. Dispose of seeds correctly if near bushland areas. Plant 60cm apart when a mass display. Clumps can be easily divided. Agapanthus sap is poisonous and may irritate the skin and eyes.

Plant Care
None

Family Name: Origin:
Amaryllidaceae Africa

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Blue
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

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