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African lily 'Peter Pan'

Agapanthus 'Peter Pan'

African lily

Agapanthus 'Peter Pan' is a clump-forming perennial with funnel-shaped flowers coloured light blue or white with darker shading on the midvein. Leaves are narrow and strap-shaped. This dwarf perennial reaches up to 40cm in height, making it a great choice for smaller containers and placement at the front borders.

Planning

Difficulty
Moderate
Flowering time
Summer

Propagation

Rhizomes
Divide the tuberous rhizomes in winter when the plant is dormant.
Seed
Seeds must be sown fresh in the autumn, or if you are in an area where you receive below freezing temperatures keep the seeds cool in the fridge and sow in the spring.
Division
Divide clusters in winter when the plant is dormant. Deciduous varieties should be divided once every six years.

Special features

Drought resistant
Rhizomes serve to be a valuable water store in dry times.
Pot plant
Easily grows in a pot.
Attracts useful insects
Attract insects like bees and butterflies.

Geography

Origin
South Africa.

Environment

Light
Full Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Loam, Sand, Chalk
Soil PH preference
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Liliaceae
Flower colour
Blue, White
Scent
None

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