Single Blue Freesia

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Single Blue Freesia’s upward-facing, bell-shaped blooms are grown for their beautiful color and pleasing scent. With varied shades of blue and a white center, this freesia brings freshness and joy to spring gardens and container plantings. Cut flowers last an impressive length of time in the vase. Freesia is an excellent choice for forcing indoors, adding bright color and sweet fragrance to your home. (Freesia)
Zones 3 - 10
Advantages
Easy To Grow
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Fragrant Flower / Foliage
Good For Cut Flowers
Good For Containers
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Plant Size12-16" tall
Bulb Spacing12 bulbs per sq. ft. or 2-3" apart
Bloom TimeLate spring to mid summer
SizeBag of 25
SKUAM005830

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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Plant Information

Freesia is a genus of herbaceous perennial flower plants in the family Iridaceae. It is native to Kenya and South Africa.

Plant Care

Freesias should be grown in full sun and planted in moist but well drained soil. They need lots of warmth and humidity. Freesias are “zygomorphic” meaning they grow blossoms along one side of their stem, in a single plane. They are very fragrant and used for cut flowers. Freesia is suited for warmer zones. Divide after three years to prevent overcrowding.

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SKUAM005830
Common Name
Single Blue Freesia
Botanical Name
Freesia Single Blue
Item Package Size
Bag of 25
Flower Color
Purple
Flower Size
1-2" flowers
Foliage
Green sword-like foliage.
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Bloom Time
Late spring to mid summer
Mature Height
12-16" tall
Bulb Spacing
12 bulbs per sq. ft. or 2-3" apart
Bulb Size
6 cm
Planting Depth
Bulbs/Tubers should be planted 2-3" below the soil line.
Soil Type
Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil
Soil Moisture
Average, Well Draining
Advantages
Easy To Grow, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Fragrant Flower / Foliage, Good For Cut Flowers, Good For Containers
Additional Information
Perennial in zones 9-10. Annual in zones 3-8.
Zones
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Ships As
Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Planting Time
Spring / Summer
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