AGAPANTHUS campanulatus 'Rosewarne'

Commonly known as African blue lily, Lily-of-the-Nile, Love flower

Tall growing evergreen variety, very suitable as a cut flower. Large rounded sky-blue flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    greyish green leaves 15-40cm (6-16in) long.
  • Blue
    Sky blue
  • Height
    1.2m (4ft)
  • Spread
    50cm (20in)
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Vigorous, clump-forming perennial. Produces rounded umbels 10-20cm (4-8in) across of bell-shaped flowers with a darker stripe on strong stems.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
    Borderline. Mulch for winter in cold areas. Bring containers into shelter.
  • Full sun

AGAPANTHUS campanulatus 'Rosewarne'

 
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Excellent for a large container
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, snails, viruses.
    Place of origin
    Camborne, Cornwall, UK (Rosewarne Experimental Horticulture Station)
  • Flower Shape
    Trumpet
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Patio / pot plants
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
    Borderline
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    For containers use loam-based compost (JI No. 3)
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    Harmful to dogs
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
Jan
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Jun
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Aug
Sep
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Nov
Dec
1.2m (4ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  50cm (20in)
 

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