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ALSTROEMERIA

Commonly known as Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower



Genus of about 50 species of perennials from mountain screes and grassland in South America. The flashy tubers spread to form clumps. The  flowers are long-lasting for a vase and should be plucked rather than cut though care must be taken as contact with the foliage can aggravate skin allergies.


  • Good to know - grown for their showy, funnel-shaped flowers. Good as cut flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs, viruses, red spider mite in greenhouse.
  • Place of Origin - South America.
  • Tuberous - clump-forming, fleshy-rooted perennial with narrow, lance-shaped leaves 7-12cm (3-5in) long on erect stems. Showy, funnel-shaped flowers with 6 tepals throughout the summer.
  • Full Sun - sheltered site
  • Partial Shade
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant - Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.

Buy Varieties of ALSTROEMERIA

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Amina'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Amina'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Orange
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
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ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Claire'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Claire'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
White
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
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ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Diana'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Diana'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Yellow/red
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
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ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Kate'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Kate'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Vivid red
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
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ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Letizia'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Letizia'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Deep red with a yellow throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Paola'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Princess Paola'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Pink/white
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
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ALSTROEMERIA 'Inca Goal'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Inca Goal'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Pink with yellow flash
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

ALSTROEMERIA 'Inca Husky'

ALSTROEMERIA 'Inca Husky'  >


Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Blush orange with speckled yellow throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
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ALSTROEMERIA 'Inca Vito'

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Commonly known as: Peruvian lily, St. Martin's flower.
Deep scarlet with speckled throat
Multibuy Any 3+ £10.00 each
£13.00 each
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