Flower / Plant:
Common name: Peruvian lily, Lily of the Incas, Parrot lily, Princess Lily. Family: Alstroemeriaceae. Genus: Alstroemeria. Plant type: herbaceous perennial. Height: 6-18 in. (15-45 cm). Flower colors: pink, red, maroon. Bloom time: late spring and early summer.
Alstroemeria is a South American genus of about 120 species of flowering plants. Peruvian lilies are valued for their attractive flowers that can be found in a variety of colors, including brilliant shades of yellow, pink, orange, red, maroon and white. Peruvian lily is one of the more popular cut flowers used in flower bouquets. native to South America.