Agapanthus 'Back in Black' is a hardy lily-of-the-Nile with black stems, black buds, and dark purple-blue flowers followed by black seed pods.
Agapanthus 'Back in Black' is a hardy lily-of-the-Nile with rich green foliage, black stems, black buds, and dark purple-blue flowers followed by attractive black seed pods. Sounds luscious, doesn’t it? Mulch each winter with fallen leaves.
Common Name: Lily-of-the-Nile
Family: Amaryllidaceae (The Amaryllis Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-9
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Blue
Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Dry, Moist
Stem Colour: Black
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar
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