Agapanthus inapertus subsp. pendulus 'Graskop'

Graskop Lily of the Nile

Family: Amaryllidaceae

Genus: Agapanthus

Parent: Agapanthus inapertus subsp. pendulus

Category: Perennial

Zones: 7b to 10

Size: To 3' tall in bloom

Exposure: Sun


Blooms on 3' spikes with dark blue flowers which hang down in summer. Narrow green foliage.


Discovered in the town Graskop in South Africa in 1985.

My Experience: 

I purchased a 3" pot from Big Bloomers in October 2012 and potted it up for the winter in the conservatory. In spring 2013 I planted it in the Pool Lawn Border.

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