General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 36 inches
Fruit: Dehiscent
Pops open explosively when ripe
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: The seeds (both species and hybrids) should be sown in the fall where night time temperature is around 40-50F and day time temperature is lower than (68F.
Sow in situ
Other info: Soak seeds for 24 hrs.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

Common names
  • St. Martin's Flower
  • Peruvian Lily

Photo Gallery
Location: Garden that used to be my lawn
Date: 2017-06-09
Location: My Garden, Utah
Date: 2015-07-03
Location: Bronx Botanical garden, NY
Date: 2015-09
Seasonal walk by conservatory
Location: Gilroy, CA
Date: May
Alstroemeria \"Casablanca\"
Location: Gilroy, CA
Date: May
Alstroemeria \"Casablanca\" with Campanula \"Medium\"

photo credit: Amada44
Location: New York Botanical Gardens Bronx NY
Date: July 20, 2014

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