Updated: Apr 3
Marvel's Black Panther Vibranium Flower is a Real Life Flower Agapanthus
In honorary tribute of the late Black Panther (2018) leading actor, Chadwick Boseman (1976-2020), it was necessary to highlight a flower similar to the Black Panther's fictional flower, Vibranium with a non-fictional flower, Agapanthus, otherwise referred to as African Lily. With similar striking features of tubular purple petals, historic African roots, and fire-resistant properties, the flower, Agapanthus can provide those Black Panther fans with a feeling of hope for a tangible real life vibranium flower! Check out the exciting sources of origin and benefits of the stunningly beautiful Agapanthus flower.
Agapanthus (Agapanthus praecox) represents love letters, magical love, my love has not faded, never-fading love. - Flowerpaedia (2018) Authored by Cheralyn Darcey
Agapanthus, an African native flower, is also referred to as the African Lily or the Lily of the Nile, is sourced from the perennial herbaceous plant of the Amaryllis family. The flowers have characteristics of a funnel-shaped bloom, featuring blue, purple, or white colors. The leaves are often dark green with elongated stems.
Although this plant is not totally fire retardant, this plant's powers have natural properties to slow the fire's progress and naturally recover quickly post-fire. This extraordinary power is due to the thickened roots bonded throughout the soil, further reducing erosion. - OXO
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Sources For This Article
Author - Naia Geni | Floral Designer | Senior Editor | @naiageni
Black Panther (2018) | Sourced in 2020 | marvel.com
Flower Power | Sourced in 2020 | flowerpower.com.au
Chadwick Boseman (1976-2020) | Sourced in 2020 | imdb.com
Photos - Deb Dowd
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