Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace'
Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace' is one of the tallest agapanthus available and also one of the last to flower. It has deep blue flowers on tall stems.
|Botanical name||Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace'|
|Common name||African Lily (UK), Lily of the Nile (US)|
Agapanthus originally came from South Africa and they are a great summer flowering perennial for the garden or container and are grown for their ball shaped flowers that sit atop long stems.
In the UK, agapanthus can either be grown in the ground (if you have the right conditions) or in a container.
Read more about how to care for and grow new agapanthus plants on the main agapanthus page.
Where to Buy - Plants
|Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace'||Avondale Nursery||Not stated||£5.00|
|Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace'||Broadleigh Bulbs||1 bulb||£5.20|
Where to Buy - Seeds
Specific named varieties of agapanthus will not come true from seed.
This means that only 'species' seed can be purchased and not specific varieties.
Grows Well With
Grow Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace' alongside other sun-loving plants such as Achillea millefolium or Coreopsis verticillata. Agapanthus 'Buckingham Palace' also looks good with lower growing perennials such as hardy geraniums.
You can also create an exotic look by growing in containers with a backdrop of palms and cordylines.