— Agapanthus orientalis ‘PMN06’ Queen Mum™ PPAF —
A very large lily-of-the-nile selection that features a clumping habit, relatively large plant size, broad strappy leaves and extra large mophead inflorescences that are loaded with white and violet blue, bicolored florets in summer. It is these uniquely colored florets that make this plant special: deep violet inner corolla and white outer corolla. The variety is exhibits good disease tolerance, it is tolerant of light frosts, high humidity as well as high heat… characteristics that make Queen Mum ideal for beds, borders, pots, and boxes. **Available as part of the Southern Living Plant Collection™ in the southeastern US.
- Large “mop head” flowers with loads of bi-colored violet & white florets
- Low maintenance… wide environmental tolerances
- Deer resistant
Life Cycle: Perennial
Hardiness Zones: 8 to 11 (evergreen in Zone 9 and warmer)
H x W (approx): 1.5ft tall (3.5-4ft in bloom) by 1.5ft wide
Spacing: 2 to 2.5ft for group plantings
Bloom Time: Summer; flower display gets better with age
Flower: Very large mophead inflorescences consisting of close to 100 violet and white, bi-colored, flowers that sit high above the foliage.
Foliage Color: Bright green
Habit: Tufting (i.e. doesn’t spread) with upright to arched foliage
Containers?: Yes! Works great in mixed containers
Light Requirement: Full sun to partial shade
Water Requirement: Prefers regualar irrigation
Maintenance Category: Low Maintenance
Uses: Mass and group plantings, specimen, containers, Home Gardens
Maintenance Notes: Looks it best in full sun with regular irrigation.