Agapanthus 'Twister'

Agapanthus ‘Twister’

Agapanthus

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does not flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Agapanthus 'Twister'
  • Common name: Agapanthus
  • Family: Agapanthaceae
  • Plant Type: Perennial, Deciduous
Flower colour:

Blue

White

Foliage colour:

Green

Agapanthus ‘Twister’ is a deciduous agapanthus, bearing umbels of blue-throated, white trumpet-shaped flowers. Fully hardy, it’s perfect for growing in more northerly regions, and is an excellent choice for a container display.

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Grow Agapanthus ‘Twister’ in moist but well-drained soil in full sun. Deadhead spent blooms to prolong flowering and divide congested clumps in spring. Growing to a height of just 60cm, there should be no need to stake.

How to grow Agapanthus 'Twister'

  • Plant size

    60cm height

    50cm spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Front, middle

  • Sun exposure: Full sun
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do not Plant in July

Do not Plant in August

Do not Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does not flower in May

Plant does not flower in June

Plant does flower in July

Plant does flower in August

Plant does flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Divide
Divide

Do not Divide in January

Do not Divide in February

Do Divide in March

Do Divide in April

Do not Divide in May

Do not Divide in June

Do not Divide in July

Do not Divide in August

Do not Divide in September

Do not Divide in October

Do not Divide in November

Do not Divide in December

Prune
Prune

Do not Prune in January

Do not Prune in February

Do not Prune in March

Do not Prune in April

Do not Prune in May

Do not Prune in June

Do not Prune in July

Do not Prune in August

Do not Prune in September

Do Prune in October

Do not Prune in November

Do not Prune in December

Agapanthus 'Twister' and wildlife

Agapanthus 'Twister' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Agapanthus 'Twister' poisonous?

Agapanthus 'Twister' is harmful if ingested.

Toxic to:

Toxic to Cats

Toxic to Dogs

Toxic to People

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock