Dwarf Blue Lily of the Nile (Agapanthus 'Tinkerbell') in the Agapanthus Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Peter Pan Variegated

Data specific to Agapanthus (Edit)
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: 12-24 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Variegated
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Lavender
White
Other: Violet-blue
Flower Time: Summer
Fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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Location: My garden, Cottage-in-the-Meadow Gardens in South Amana, IADate: 2010-07-17
By LarryR
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Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
By Joy
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