Agapanthus africanus Albus 9 cm pot
Agapanthus africanus ‘Albus’ has white trumpet-shaped flowers. Requires a nutritious soil and a sunny position.
Details Agapanthus africanus Albus 9 cm pot
- Not eaten by animals
- Spreads over the years
- Blooms: July – September
- Flower colour: white
- Full grown: 2 Years
- Full grown height: 75 – 100 cm
- Full grown width: 50 – 75 cm
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant depth: 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 40 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
How to take care of Agapanthus africanus Albu
Agapanthus africanus Albu dislikes waterlogged, heavy soils or those that are prone to drying out, avoid rich soils as they promote weak growth vulnerable to frost-damage. Agapanthus africanus Albu loves a well-drained soil containing organic matter and a sunny position.
Agapanthus africanus Albu are best grown in containers, spacious pots and/or raised borders and when they become root bound they will flower more profusely. Keep Agapanthus africanus Albu frost-free for winter by ensuring the crowns are covered with sand or bracken or move pots to a frost-free location until spring.
Once established feed Agapanthus africanus Albu in spring with an Organic Fertiliser and during the summer with a liquid fertiliser.
Let Agapanthus africanus Albu die back naturally; the yellowing foliage will provide nutrients for next year’s bloom. No need to cut down in the autumn, as the seed heads look attractive over winter.