Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace'

Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace'

Description: A tall variety noted as being one of the latest to flower in September so extending the season of interest. Deep blue globular flowers.

Uses:  Good at the back of the border as it is a taller variety.  As a tall variety then a sheltered site is best to ensure the stems are not blown over

Climate / Position: Full sun.

Height / Spread: Mature height 1.5 metres flower stems.

Soil Requirements: Fertile, moist but well drained soil. Water well when first planted – but drought tolerant once established.

Pruning: Remove dead flower stems after flowering.

Special Requirements:  All Agapanthus prefer not to be disturbed when they have been planted.

Additional Interest: One of the many varieties raised by Hon Lewis Palmer at Headbourne Worthy in Hampshire.