EPPO Global Database

Agapanthus praecox(AGPPR)

Code created in: 1999-07-13

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: AGPPR
  • Preferred name: Agapanthus praecox
  • Authority: Willdenow


Native to South Africa. Widely cultivated as an ornamental

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Agapanthus praecox subsp. praecox Willdenow

Common names
Name Language
African lily English
blue lily English
common agapanthus English
lily of the Nile English
afrikanische Liebesblume German
Schmucklilie German
agapanthe à ombelle French
agapanthe précoce French
tubéreuse bleue French
agapanto Spanish
Afrikaanse lelie Dutch
agapanto-branco Portuguese
agapantos Portuguese
coroas-de-henrique Portuguese
lírio-do-nilo Portuguese
afrikas blå lilja Swedish
agapantus Swedish
агапантус красивый Russian
агапантус ранний Russian
skærmlilje Danish
agapant Polish