Why Do Agapanthus Attract Bees?

Agapanthus Attracts Bees

Agapanthus is one of the number one flowering plants that come to mind to attract insects and brighten the garden. But for someone who dislikes bees, this can be somewhat problematic! Agapanthus attracts bees because of the colors of the flowers and the pollen that the flowers produce. Pollen is a nutritious substance that many … Read more

7 Pests That Can Eat Agapanthus And Ways To Fix

Where to Plant Agapanthus

Agapanthus is a beautiful plant, known for its green long foliage and distinct flowers. Originating from South Africa, these flowers can be grown anywhere so long as the climate is appropriate.  These wondrous plants flower in the summer months in colors ranging from blue to white. While generally hardy and pest free, they are not … Read more

How Do I Get Rid of Lily of the Nile (Agapanthus)?

Agapanthus a Weed

Agapanthus are beautiful plants, and I’m sure many of you would have proudly shown them off to your friends. But, after a couple of months or even a year, you might find them overtaking their allocated space.  They now seem to be at war with the other garden plants for space and seem to have … Read more

Why Do Agapanthus Leaves Curl? How and Why It Happens?

Agapanthus Leaves Turn Yellow

The strap-like leaves of agapanthus plants are not normally meant to curl too much in any direction. When it does happen, it may cause panic and a longing to know ‘what went wrong?’ But most importantly you will want to know how to fix it.  Agapanthus leaves curl due to Overwatering, Excessive Heat, Diseases, and … Read more

Are Agapanthus Poisonous? How Poisonous Are They?

Where to Plant Agapanthus

Agapanthus are pretty plants to have in your garden, and many people no doubt have had these flowers in their garden for a long time. However, not many people might be aware of the fact that these plants are in fact poisonous!   Agapanthus plants are indeed poisonous. All its parts contain sap that contains the … Read more

Why Are Agapanthus Plants Weed? How to Control African Lilies?

Agapanthus a Weed

The Lily of the Nile or Agapanthus is an appealing flowering plant that fills space in the garden while adding color. But can Agapanthus be considered a Weed as well? Agapanthus plants are weeds when they start to spread too much. Desirable conditions and the high tolerance to poor conditions make agapanthus a weed in … Read more

Why Do Agapanthus Leaves Turn Yellow? Tips to Fix

Agapanthus Leaves Turn Yellow

The leaves of agapanthus plants are long and strap-like in appearance. Another distinguishing feature of the leaves of these plants is their distinctly vibrant green color. Thus if Agapanthus Leaves Turn Yellow, you would be concerned. Agapanthus leaves turning yellow indicate a deeper problem with your plant or the environment it is growing in.  Reasons, why … Read more

Why is My Agapanthus Not Flowering? Tips to Induce Blooming

Where to Plant Agapanthus

When summer approaches you will expect the garden to be colored blue with flowers of Agapanthus which you have planted. But when they don’t you would want to know why your Agapanthus did not flower? Agapanthus, not flowering is caused by lack of sunlight, winter damage, excessive fertilizer, transplant shock, incorrect flowering season, and poor … Read more

Where to Plant Agapanthus? How should you decide?

Where to Plant Agapanthus

Ever seen the flower cluster of an Agapanthus (Lily of the Nile/African Lily)? If so, you’ll wonder where to plant agapanthus to maximize its chances of producing a full bloom. Where to plant agapanthus for best results depends on multiple factors including Sun, Companion plants, Soil, weather zone, etc.  If you want to know how … Read more