Agapanthus Navy Blue
Agapanthus ‘Navy Blue’ is our best selling Agapanthus, and with good reason – it is tough, it is upright, and it produces lots and lots of dark-navy-blue flowers for a long, long time. We seem to grow it everywhere – check it out next to Hydrangea ‘Annabelle’.
Word on the street: “Navy Blue’ is a synonym for something, but I don’t know what….
- Position: Full sun, partial shade (better in full sun)
- Soil: Almost any soil – grows well in Ballyrobert!
- Flowers: July, August, September
- Other features: Bees and Butterflies
- Hardiness: Fully hardy – grows well in Ballyrobert!
- Habit: Clump forming
- Foliage: Deciduous
- Height: 60 to 120 cm (2 – 4 ft)
- Spread: 45 to 75 cm (1.5 – 2.5 ft)
- Time to full growth: 2 to 5 years
- Plant type: Herbaceous Perennial
- Colour: Blue, purple, green
- Goes well with: Achillea, Coreopsis, Crocosmia, Hemerocallis,, Kniphofia,and Stipa tenuissima. We like to experiment with blue-on-blue (Eryngium and Agapanthus!) or blue on white (White Hydrangea and Agapanthus).