Alstroemeria umbellata

Jane McGary
Tue, 10 Oct 2006 17:12:25 PDT
At 02:25 PM 10/10/2006 -0500, Adam wrote:
>OK-- another question for this illustrious group.  Can anyone tell me if A.
>umbellata has slightly fuzzy lanate gray-green leaves. I have a seedling
>up under this label and would like to know if that's what has germinated.

I just went out and picked a leaf from a mature plant and looked at it 
under a hand lens. It has no hairs of any kind, certainly not lanate. It is 
quite glaucous, with a "bloom" that rubs off. However, a seedling leaf 
might have some different characteristics.

Jane McGary

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