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Is this an Agapanthus?


 
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PostPosted: Tue May 05, 2015 10:05 am    Post subject: Is this an Agapanthus? Reply with quote

I looked after these for a few years in a clients glasshouse and they never flowered so I always assumed they were Agapanthus. Until they flowered this year... I never heard of orange Agapanthus but the flowers do look a bit like one. Does anyone know it?


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PostPosted: Tue May 05, 2015 12:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

No not Agapanthus.
It is a Clivia sp.

Probably Clivia miniata.

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/0b/Clivia_miniata1.jpg
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PostPosted: Tue May 05, 2015 5:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks Silver Surfer, reliable as always... Wink I wasn't even close then! Sad
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