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Agapanthus Summer Love 'Blue' (P)

Agapanthus Summer Love™ 'Blue' (P)

Consumer Information

Alternative Names:

comm. African Lily

Narrative Description:

What an impact this South African beauty will make to your garden! A half-hardy perennial, with masses of flower. Compact for an Agapanthus, ideal for large containers or mid-border, with its profusion of trumpet-like, azure-blue flowers all summer, on strong green stems held by strappy green foliage. The genus name Apapanthus, derives from the Greek words for love and flower agape and anthos respectively. So the name of this series Summer Love is fitting for such a beauty!

Ideal Conditions:

Prefers full sun, with free-draining, but moist soil or compost.

Possible Situation:

An attractive perennial for a sunny site. Plant in a container or can be planted out in a raised bed or border situation.

Accreditations /
Awards:

New to the Catalogue

Resilience:

Hardy

Habit:

Upright

Height x Spread / Trail:

70 x 50 cm

Features:

Attracts Wildlife

Typical Season:

Summer

Autumn

Flower Colour:

blue

Foliage Colour:

green

Flowering Time:

July - October

Planting Recommendations:

Bed/Border

Raised Bed

Container

Prefers:

Full Sun

Temperature Tolerance:

A hardy plant which should survive at least 2 years in normal winter conditions outside, especially if protected from the hardest frosts.

Plant Care:

Cultural Information

Family:

ALLIACEAE

Genus:

Agapanthus

Series:

Summer Love

Cultivar:

Blue

Alternative Names:

comm. African Lily

Category:

Summer Patio Flowering

Recommended Pot Sizes:

Pot Spacing:

Typical time required from pot to sale:

0 weeks over Winter

0 weeks in Spring / Summer

Based on producing a finished pot size of 1L for plug products and 2L for liner products. (*)

Growing Media / Irrigation / Water Capacity:

Feeding / Fertilser
(during crop time):

Feeding Frequency:

Recommended pH:

Growth Regulation PGR:

Temperature During Production:

Temperature During Transport:

Availability

Available for Delivery:

N/A

Recommended Sales Window:

N/A

Forecast Availability:

Wk/Yr:26/21
Qty:46

Please note: this forecasted availability is a guide only. Quantities can be increased or produced earlier on request.

P&D Susceptibility

Common Pests:

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Additional Notes (*):

All information provided is based on producing a default finished pot size of 1L for our plug products, and 2L for 7cm and 9cm liner products. For alternative pot sizes please adjust cultural notes accordingly.

Finishing times - Based on average estimated climatic and environmental conditions, and are for guidance purposes only.

Temperature These conditions assume a protected ornamental growing environment. Recommended growing is generally above 5C.

Feeding Does not specify controlled release or liquid fertiliser application. This choice will depend on your conditions, requirements and preferences please contact your fertiliser consultant for suitable products to meet your requirements.

Growing media and pH Is shown for guidance purposes only - please contact your growing media consultant for suitable growing media to meet your requirements.



Disclaimer

This information is for guidance purposes only and is based upon our own growing environment and experience during trials. It is wise to use your own knowledge about your growing conditions and local environment in order to make informed cultural decisions.