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Agapanthus orientalis 'Cloudy Days' (Agapanthus)

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Plant description

agapanthus orientalis cloudy days

Agapanthus orientalis 'Cloudy Days' is a mid-sized, clumping perennial plant with bi-coloured blue and white flowers in summer. It is a great hardy garden plant for most areas and soil types. Grows in full sun to shade, but best flowering is in higher light. Good for general garden planting, and tubs and pots. Drought and frost hardy. Rarely troubled by any pests or disease.

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: white and blue
Flowering season: spring summer

Plant size

Maximum height: 1 metres
Minimum height: not specified

Maximum width: 0.8 metres
Minimum width: not specified

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Not specified.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.

Clay: dry, moist, well-drained.

Sand: moist, well-drained.

Soil pH: 5.5-7.5

Miscellaneous information

Planting season: Any.

Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser.

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