Botanical name: Alstroemeria 'Uranus'
Other names: Peruvian lily 'Uranus'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Uranus' _ 'Uranus' is a compact, mound-forming, tuberous perennial with lance-shaped leaves and upright stems bearing rose-carmine flowers with yellow centres and black stripes in summer.
Alstroemeria 'Uranus' is: Deciduous
Flower: Rose-pink, Yellow, Striped in Summer
Foliage: Blue-green in Spring; Blue-green in Summer; Blue-green in Autumn
Habit: Clump-forming, Compact, Erect
Toxicity: Contact may cause skin allergies.
Specific pests: Slugs
Diseases: Virus diseases cause yellow mottling and distortion.
Pruning: Remove stems up after flowering, leaving tubers in ground.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Alstroemeria 'Uranus' (Peruvian lily 'Uranus') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Containers
Cultivation: Grow in fertile, moist, well-drained soil in either full sun or partial shade. Young plants should be left undisturbed to grow into clumps. Mulch each winter for the first two years.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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