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PlantFiles: Streamline Lily of the Nile
Agapanthus africanus 'Streamline Dwarf'

Family: Agapanthaceae
Genus: Agapanthus (ag-uh-PANTH-us) (Info)
Species: africanus (af-ri-KAHN-us) (Info)
Cultivar: Streamline Dwarf

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12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Light Blue

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer


Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive vossner On Jun 7, 2009, vossner from Richmond, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Dwarf, light blue agapanthus. Flower not as full as other agapanthus but it may be b/c plant is only 1 yr old.

Positive dmj1218 On May 7, 2008, dmj1218 from west Houston, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

A very nice miniature variety for those who dislike giant Agapanthus (like me). Blooms at 12" tall.


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Parkton, Maryland
Austin, Texas
Houston, Texas
Richmond, Texas

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