Cottage Gardens, Exotic Garden, Cut Flower Garden
Sun or semi shade
1 Packet (35 Alstroemeria Seeds) (TM07799)
Prefers a rich, light, well drained soil. Choose a sheltered position where they won)t be disturbed for several years.Caution: irritant to skin and eyes.
Transplant seedlings into 7.5cm (3in) pots when large enough to handle, taking care not to damage the roots. Acclimatise young plants to outdoor conditions before planting out in full sun 30cm (12in) apart.
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An interesting process to promote germination which is quite successful. Plants are decent but the flowers are disappointing. All the same orangey-pink and with little of the darker markings shown in the picture very small. Other alstro varieties are more desirable.
T&M replied on 2015-08-07: Thank you for your review and for sharing your feedback.
Excellent germination and easy to grow 2013-03-13
The seed were sown in potting medium last October and kept in the greenhouse between 60F and 65 F. 29 seeds germinated and have been grown on in 3" pots. Plants are currently between 3" and 8" high and several have multiple shoots. These have been far easier to grow than I expected, from the way they are growing I am expecting a reasonble show of flowers. Watch this space