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Alstroemeria ‘Tessa’

For sale by Karl Geary

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2 litres

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Plant Finder: about Alstroemeria ‘Tessa’

Common names

Peruvian lily


Alstroemeria ‘Tessa’ (Peruvian lily). This tall cultivar of Alstroemeria has deep crimson petals and small areas of golden yellow on the inner petals, flecked with prominent, dark brown markings.


Frost hardy, but in very cold winters protect by covering dormant tubers with dry bracken or loose peat. Needs a well drained soil in a sunny, sheltered site.

Interest and use

Flowers last well when used for floral arrangements. Borders. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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Alstroemeria ‘Tessa’ | Ringwood, Hampshire, BH24 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightFull sun or Part shade
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Sandy, Loamy, Chalky
  • Soil pH6.0 to 8.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

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