Flower of the Month // Alstroemeria

Alstroemeria, it is also known as the Peruvian Lily as it originated in South America. Alstroemeria flower is symbolic of wealth, prosperity and fortune. It is also the flower of friendship.

 As a cut flower they are truely long lasting and great to add to a bouquet as they act as a filler as much as a flower.  They come in a range of vibrant colours and have beautiful markings which also adds interest to an arrangement.

The dwarf garden variety is known as the Princess Lily. Whatever it's name the Alstroemeria is a wonderful flower to have in the store as it can be used in so many different ways.