Family: Agapanthaceae (Agapanthus family). Agapanthus was formerly included in the Lily family. The Agapanthaceae family has only one genus, Agapanthus.
Native of South Africa.
Occurrence: All southern States of Australia. It is a minor weed in Central Victoria but more common in damper southern areas.
Many parts of the plant are poisonous.
Name: Agapanthus: from the Greek agape: love; anthos: flower.
Typical growth of Agapanthus. Castlemaine. It is widely planted in nature strips.