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'Petite Plum' is a new cultivar

Alstroemeria cultivars are not often hardy in the colder zones

Another view of 'Petite Plum'

The yellow colored 'Sweet Laura' is unusually fragrant

A grouping of 'Sweet Laura'

Peruvian Lily
Alstroemeria

Alstroemeriaceae

Two new cultivars introduced by Dr. Mark P. Bridgen are growing well at Blue Grass Lane - 'Petite Plum,' and 'Sweet Laura.' Planted here in 2002, they are not yet available commercially.

Plant Type: perennial

Plant Form or Habit: upright/vertical

Plant Use: In groups, as cut flowers

Propagation:
division
Light Requirement: full sun full sun/part shade

Flower Color:
yellow
purple
violet
Bloom Period:
mid-summer
late summer
Height: Minimum: 24 inches      Maximum: 28 inches

Width: Minimum: 8 inches     Maximum: 28 inches

Foliage Texture: medium

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5

Water Requirements: average

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