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Products > Agapanthus praecox ssp orientalis 'Penn's White'
 
Agapanthus praecox ssp orientalis 'Penn's White' - Penn's Lily of the Valley

Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.  
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Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Perennial
Family: Amaryllidaceae (Onions)
Origin: South Africa (Africa)
Evergreen: Yes
Flower Color: White
Bloomtime: Summer
Synonyms: [Agapanthus africanus, Hort.]
Height: 3-4 feet
Width: 2-3 feet
Exposure: Sun or Shade
Irrigation (H2O Info): Medium Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 20-25 F
Agapanthus praecox ssp orientalis 'Penn's White' - Large growing evergreen Agapanthus with 3 to 4 foot tall flower stalk of bright white flowers on dark, near black pedicels. Plant in full sun to light shade and irrigate regularly to occasionally. Hardy and evergreen to 20-25 degrees F and should be root hardy to considerably lower with mulching. This attractive and strong growing plant was selected from seedlings of Agapanthus orientalis at San Marcos Growers by Penn Davis.  This information is based on research conducted about this plant in our nursery library and from reliable online sources. We also take into consideration observations of it in our nursery of crops, as well as of plants growing in the nursery's garden and those in other gardens we have visited. We will incorporate comments received from others and welcome getting feedback from anyone who may have additional information, particularly if it includes cultural information that would aid others in growing Agapanthus praecox ssp orientalis 'Penn's White'.
 
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