Lily of the Nile (Agapanthus africanus Summer Gold®) in the Agapanthus Database

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Summer Gold®
Cultivar name: 'Hinag'
Common names:
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Data specific to Agapanthus (Edit)
Registrant: Ramon Alaniz Mendoza
Cultivar Group: Variegated Leaf (V)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches (46-61cm)
Plant Spread: 30 to 36 inches (76-91cm)
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Upright but later arching
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Violet-blue
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Rhizome
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP10,866
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