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Alstroemeria 'Kate'

Peruvian Lily

Series: Colorita

A stunning perennial bearing deep red flowers with yellow throats. Blooms from summer through fall. A long lasting cut flower; pluck spent stems promptly to encourage new blooms. Fine for massed plantings or as an accent in the landscape. Ideal in containers.

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Height:

12-16 in

Spread:

10-14 in

Spacing:

7-10 in

Peruvian Lily Growing and Maintenance Tips

Colorita® is an introduction from the breeding programs of Royal Van Zanten in the Netherlands. The series features large buds that unfold into brightly colored flowers with bold markings. Theses exceptional bloomers perform all summer long in most regions.

Alstroemeria 'Kate' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Mass Plant
  • Landscapes
  • Container
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Rapid

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Birds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring
  • Late Spring / Early Summer
  • Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average