Dark and Rich Alstroemeria Collection
In this collection
|Direct Sow/ Plant Out|
- Cutting Garden
- Broad Tolerance
- May - September
- 60cm (24in)
- Full Sun
- 45cm (18in)
I was bowled over by these in our alstroe trials last summer and autumn. If pulled (like rhubarb), not cut, they just keep on flowering and then last 3 weeks in the vase.
We love to hate alstroes, but you can't say that about this rich and exotic, hot off the breeding bench trio.This collection contains 1 plant each of:
Stake plants so they don't collapse in the wind or rain, and keep picking the flowers - the best way is to pull them rather than cutting. Hardy with a mulch once established. Handle with gloves, so that the sap does not cause irritation.