Agapanthus (the African lily) is an perennial with glossy, strap-like leaves and tall umbels of showy, blooms that are good for cutting. The name Agapanthus translates as â€˜the flower of from the Greek (love) and (flower), and bees love the flowers too. Agapanthus Care Guide: How to Grow Your African Lily | DIY Please note: You are currently browsing img a lovely border with lavender and lilies of that is 780x520px in size. This image is listed in agapanthus garden ideas category. Agapanthus Care Guide How to Grow Your African Lily DIY, 780x520 in 155.98 KB.