Alstroemeria

Botanical name: Alstroemeria Inca

2015 Spring 022

2015 Spring 022

Variety: ‘Husky’ aka Peruvian lily, Princess lily, Inca lily,

Location: potted by entrance

Origin: South America

Description:

  • Yellow and salmon flowers
  • Less sensitive to yellow leaves than others
  • Dwarf or micro
  • Long lasting cut flowers
  • Prefers filtered sun
  • Perennial

Maintenance:

  • Pinch to give more shoots

Preparation:

Zone: 8-10; bring bulb inside over winter

Sources: Punch Brook Farm; Easy to grow bulbs;

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