Alpaca Suri from Perú
In Perú there are two types of breeds: alpaca suri and alpaca huacaya. 75% of alpacas are found in the south of the country, there are divided in 15% alpaca suri and 85% alpaca huacaya. Today we talk about alpaca suri.
Alpaca suri have some particular characteristics abourt their fiber:
Hanging long fleece.
The alpaca suri has 22 natural colours, in shades ranging from white to black and diffferent shades of brown. It's fiber is much softer than the alpaca huacaya, which makes it a breed of superior quality.