Agapanthus x 'Back in Black'#PP16244
Also called African Lily
Suitable Substitutions for Agapanthus x 'Back in Black'
More About Agapanthus x 'Back in Black' (PP16244)
- Dark purple trumpet-like flowers
- Clump-forming perennial with bright green foliage
- Strap-like leaves with erect, black stems
- Semi-evergreen foliage
- Excellent plant for patio containers
- Bloom Time: Summer
Lily of the Nile Growing and Maintenance Tips
Needs winter protection, so if grown in patio containers, store in a cool location inside. After flowering, you may want to leave the tall flower stems uncut as they will produce interesting black seed pods for the remainder of the summer.
Agapanthus x 'Back in Black' (PP16244) Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Flowering TimeLt. Sum-Fall