Blue Lily of the Nile
- 1 bulb(s) per package
- Out Of Stock
We ship this item in Spring.
LightFull to Part Sun
Zone4 to 10; lift in fall in zones 4 to 7
Bloom TimeLate Summer
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionJust when you think your garden has revealed its last bloom, here comes a late-summer beauty with big, impressive blossoms of blue. 5" ball-shaped flower heads are held aloft on tall, graceful stems that make this perennial a back-border favourite. Lovely in containers—they actually bloom best when their roots are pot-bound. Attracts butterflies. Prefers full to part sun. Agapanthus africanus
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- Botanical NameAgapanthus africanus
- Hardiness Zone4 to 10; lift in fall in zones 4 to 7
- Lift in Fall4- 7
- Flowering TimeLate summer
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorBlue florets
- Flower Form5" rounded umbel of tubular, bell shaped flowers
- Foliage TypeClumps of long, deep green slender foliage (grass like)
- Growth RateSlow
- Spread18 inches
- Planting InstructionsPlant with sprouts just below the soil and 18" apart
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningRemove spent flowers
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/20/17 - 6/17/17 5B 2/27/17 - 6/17/17 6A & 10AB 2/20/17 - 6/17/17 Last Order Date 6/12/17
Shipping & Handling Charges
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