Little Dutch Blue Lily of the Nile, Agapanthus

Agapanthus 'Little Dutch Blue' PP26268

Amaryllidaceae

Little Dutch Blue Lily of the Nile, Agapanthus

A compact growing sport of Blue Heaven, Little Dutch Blue Agapanthus has the compact habit of Peter Pan with a longer summer flowering season. It produces rounded clusters of starry trumpet shaped flowers on sturdy stems above the low foliage in light to medium blue with violet markings. The flowers of Little Dutch Blue are sure to attract a variety of pollinators including bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. The compact and repeat flowering habits of this Lily of the Nile lend it to use as low maintenance container plants as well as in the garden and landscape. An excellent low clump forming bulbous perennial for gardens or containers. Evergreen in mild winter areas. Extremely durable once established.

The Lily of the Nile is a long-lived reliable clump forming perennial that makes a wonderful addition to the garden or landscape. Agapanthus will perform best in well-drained soils with average moisture and fertility. Provide afternoon shade in hot summer climates. Deer resistant and moderately salt tolerant.

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Grows To: 8-16''H x 10-15''W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 8,9,10,11

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Outdoor Light: AM sun, Part sun, Part shade, Light shade

pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline

Soil & Moisture: Average moist, moderately fertile, average to well-drained soils.

Salt Tolerance: Moderate

Deer Resistance: Seldom Bothered

Native To / Origin: Holland Gardens - Anthonius Phillipus Maria Rijnbeek, Boskoop, Netherlands - 2010

This plant may be toxic to humans and/or animals, click here for details

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: All parts - Minor Toxicity if Ingested, Sap - Eye Irritation and/or Dermatitis

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Container Size: 3.5 inch / 16 fl.oz. / 473 ml

Price: $ 8.99
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