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Agapanthus inapertus 'Nigrescens'
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Agapanthus inapertus 'Nigrescens'

Black Drooping Lily-of-the-Nile

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Item #: 6939

Zones: 7b to 10b, at least

Height: 24" tall

Culture: Sun

Origin: South Africa

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


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This fully deciduous South African agapanthus species can be found in open meadows in the Drakensberg and surrounding mountain ranges. The clumps of strap-like green leaves are topped in July with 2' tall spikes of dark purple-black pendulous flowers in July...a very nice lily-of-the-Nile selection that is also a favorite hummingbird flower.