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Scientific Name: Freesia hybrida Hort.
Family: Iridaceae
Freesia (Freesia  hybrida)
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Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 8,9,12-24
USDA: 9-12

Sun Exposure: Full sun or partial shade

Origin: South Africa

Growth Habits: Bulbs, arched stems are up to 18 inches long (45 cm)

Watering Needs: Water when growing

Propagation: Self sows, but the colors are not great. Divisions

Freesia (Freesia  hybrida)

Cultural Practices:
Plant the bulbs 2 inches deep in the fall (spring for colder climates)

Blooming Habits:
Some varieties are fragrant.

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