street name: Peruvian Lily

god-given name: Alstroemeria

colors available:  pink, white, orange, red, yellow, purple

meaning: wealth, prosperity, fortune, and friendship

seasonality: available year-round

cost: less than $1/stem

tips & tricks (and fun facts):

  • These are an excellent filler flower. They are affordable and lend fullness to bouquets and arrangements.
  • These flowers do not have a scent so they work well in centerpieces.
  • It is named after the Swedish botanist Klas von Alstroemer.

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