The word Agapanthus is derived from the Greek word, Agape, which means love and the word andanthos means flower, and thus the translation of Agapanthusis is- The Flower of Love. Agapanthus is occasionally called by other names like: the African lily, Lily of the Nile and African-Blue Lily. There are around ten different species of the Agapanthus family. Agapanthus blooms are found in large bunches of blue, violet-blue or white.
Agapanthuses are found in South Africa; they spread all the way from the Western to the Eastern Cape. They grow under tree shade to stay protected from the blistering rays of sun.
Few Facts about Agapanthus
- This beautiful flower is undoubtedly the star of the show, with its white or exotic blue flowers blossoming from end of spring till autumn (This may vary for different species).
- It is suspected that Agapanthus can cause hemolytic poisoning, and their juice can cause ulceration of mouth.
- An assortment of Agapanthus Flowers is an ideal match for floral arrangements requiring either spread or erupting buds from middle base.
Name – Agapanthus.
Colors – White and blue purple.
Freshness Vase Life – 6 to10 days, this largely depends on your handling and care.
Availability – They are easily obtainable from April to August; however their availability is limited in October.
Length Size – 20in to 30in Approx.
Costs – Economical
Packing – Whole Blossoms Agapanthus come in bunches of 10 stems.
Arranging Tips – Their heads contain several flowers. When the flowers reach you, you’ll find their buds are closed, after 2 to 3 days their buds will open. Agapanthuses are distinguished by their round and large heads covered with white or blue tubular flowers. Keep in mind that their stems are fragile and will break if not treated tenderly.
Ideal for Wedding Arrangements!
Wholesale Agapanthus is presently offered in shades of dark blue/purple and white. You can wire and tape individual florets for corsages.
Some of the varieties presently available are:
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