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Semi-evergreenKeeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
PurpleShades of purple/mauve/lilac/violetLilac hue
HerbaceousEarly in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.Clump-forming perennial.
Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winterHardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)Mulch for winter in cold areas. Bring pots into shelter
AGAPANTHUS 'Gayle's Lilac'
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Additional FeaturesGood to knowExcellent in a containerPests & DiseasesSlugs, snails, viruses.Place of originSouth Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape, Eastern Cape)
Garden Location/ConditionsPatio / pot plants
HardinessFrost hardy (down to -5)
Soil ConditionsFertile moist well-drained soilLoam based compost (JI No. 3) in containers.
Toxic - Category CHarmful if eatenHarmful to dogs
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