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Agapanthus africanus
Japanese Horse Chestnut 

Agapanthus africanus
Common name

Japanese Horse Chestnut

Group

Perennials

Family

Liliaceae

Description

A beautiful late summer flowering plant with large round heads of deep blue flowers. Max Height 80cm. Max Spread 40cm. Flowers August to September. Full sun. Protect from frost. Water thoroughly before planting.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Clump-forming
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Protect from frost
Toxicity
Harmful if eaten

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
80cm
Ultimate spread
40cm

Colour

Flowers
Blue in August; September
Foliage
Green - Herbaceous
Fruit
Green in September; November
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun Sheltered site
Soil
Fertile
Moisture
Well drained; Moist
Propagation
Division
Usage
Cut flower; Group planting; Border
Planting
Water thoroughly before planting

Caring for your plants

Pruning
Late winter Remove any dead or diseased wood; Remove crossing branches to help framework
Maintenance
Keep free from weeds; Feed
Care
Dead head after flowering
Pests & diseases
Slugs and snails

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The web price shown includes a web only discount of 10%. All prices are exclusive of VAT.

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Trolley
Regular 2 litre --- --- £5.46 £ 929
Regular 5 litre --- --- £14.28 £ 2