Lily of the Nile Details

Lily of the Nile

  • Botanical Name: Agapanthus africanus
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Medium
  • Landscape Use: Container, Deer Resistant, Fragrance
  • Ornamental Value: Blue, White
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Butterflies
  • Season: Summer
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 2'
  • Plant Height: 2'


Clumps of strap-like, elongated foliage with blue or white flowers on 2-feet stalks.

Perennial Care Guide

Cross Reference


Lily of the Nile Photos