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Agapanthus 'Northern Star'
Common Name: Lily-of-the-Nile Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)

'Northern Star' is a hardy Agapanthus for zone 6b with broad, strap-shaped, evergreen to semi-evergreen leaves. It produces erect stems bearing dense, rounded umbels of dark-blue flowers with a violet-blue stripe down the middle of each petal. This bicolour effect is extra gorgeous especially will early morning light shining through the flowers. Lily-of-the-Nile are gorgeous, subtropical-looking, long-blooming plants for gardens or pots. In cold winter regions grow in a pot and keep at around freezing in winter.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourBlue
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom ColourPurple
Height2-4' Bloom TimeSummer - Fall
Spread12-24" FragranceNo
Light Exposure Full Sun Part Sun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil Moisture Stem Colour
Hardiness6-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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