Optimal Light: Full sun
Light Range: Full sun to Part shade
Soil Moisture: Low
Native: No
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Perennial: Yes
Growth Rate: Fast
Mature Height: 2 ft.
Mature Spread: 2 ft.
Soil Texture: Sandy
Soil pH: Slightly acidic,
Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance: Medium
Hardiness Zone: 8-10

African Lily, Agapanthus africanus

Also called African Lily or Lily of the Nile, this true lily is native to Africa. Is a popular, clumping/spreading plant that has shiny, dark green, strap like leaves. Spectacular white and blue blooms 6 to 12 in. across, sit atop stems well above the height of the foliage. Likes full sun but will handle some afternoon shading. Is moderately tolerant of frost.

Island Home Service Sanibel Island

Jürgen Schreyer
Island Home Service

P.O. Box 1050
Sanibel, FL 33957

P: (239) 472-5247