Peruvian Lilies are a common feature in grocery store bouquets. They're very distinctive, dressing up the bouquet nicely. However, you don't have to depend on the grocery store to decorate with this lovely bloom, it's actually very easy to grow yourself. Give it good drainage and sunshine, and it'll respond with an extraordinary show. Summer Saint blooms all the way from early summer to early fall, so you'll definitely have enough to enjoy homegrown cut flowers through the season. It performs well in the border and container, and produces lovely, tropical-looking blooms over tidy, clumping foliage. Alstroemeria inticancha® 'Summer Saint'
Alstroemeria 'Summer Saint'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun, Partial Shade
Height/Habit:24 - 36 inches
Flowering Date:Mid to late summer
Planting Instructions:Set plant at the same level it is growing at in the container, firm soil and water thoroughly.
Winter Care:Apply light mulch in northern zones.
Flower Form:Funnel-shaped flowers in terminal clusters.
Foliage Type:Erect stems with alternate, linear, lance-shaped leaves, 3-5" long.
Pruning:Remove spent flower stems. After flowering. Do not cut stems. Gently pull stems out of the ground.
Soil Requirement:Well-drained, average soil. Avoid heavy soils. Mulch plant at base to keep roots cool.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
When will my order ship?
Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:
2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Perennials & Potted Plants
5/6/19 - 6/7/19
3/4/19 - 6/7/19
7A & 7B
2/25/19 - 6/7/19
8A & 8B
2/18/19 - 5/31/19
2/11/19 - 5/31/19
Last Order Date
Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 5-7: June 3rd, 2019 Zones 8-10: May 27th, 2019