Agapanthus 'Northern Star'

Agapanthus 'Northern Star'

Description: A popular form with shorter leaves which are dark blackish green at the base.  Masses of star like cobalt blue flowers with a distinct darker strip in each petal.  Very long lasting display of flowers through July and August in larfe umbels provide an excellent display.

Uses: A good structural addition to any border and is particularly useful in coastal situations. Also suitable for containers, mixed borders and Mediterranean or tropical gardens

Climate / Position: Full sun.

Height / Spread: Flower stalk can reach height of 100cm . Spread 60cm

Soil Requirements: Fertile, moist but well drained soil.

Pruning: A deciduous form so the leaves are best cleared in the Autumn.

Special Requirements: Mulch in the winter. As with all Agapanthus, they are best not disturbed after planting.

Additional Interest: Plant Breeders Rights apply.  Introduced by R J Fulcher