Taxon  Report   12188    
Agapanthus africanus  (L.) Hoffsgg.
Lily of the nile
Agapanthus africanus
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
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Agapanthus africanus
© Albert P. Bekker © 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Agapanthus africanus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Agapanthus africanus
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Agapanthus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Agapanthus umbellatus
More information about  Agapanthus africanus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).