Alstroemeria 'Indian Summer' has flowers in orange, red, and yellow with luscious bronze-infused foliage. Potentially hardy to zone 5!
Alstroemeria 'Indian Summer' has flowers in sunset shades of coppery-orange and golden-yellow streaked and freckled with dark burgundy atop luscious burgundy-bronze, linear foliage. A vigorous, tropical-looking plant with flowers that are long lasting when cut and the capacity to produce loads of flowers over a long period from early summer well into fall. It forms a bushy, upright clump. Prefers moist, fertile, well-drained soils. Hardy to zone 6 but recent trials have been hardy in zone 5 Colorado suggesting even greater hardiness! A deep winter mulch of fallen leaves is recommended.
Common Name: Peruvian Lily
Family: Alstroemeriaceae (The Alstroemeria Family)
Zone Hardiness: 5-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Orange
Secondary Bloom Colour: Yellow
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - Central and South America
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