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Winter Bulb Pre-orders Now Open
Winter Bulb Pre-orders Now Open

Freesias - Lilac - 30 bulbs p-pack

by Hadeco
SKU 0070077100P
Original price R 105.00 - Original price R 105.00
Original price
R 105.00
R 105.00 - R 105.00
Current price R 105.00

Delivery time

March - May

What is a pre-order?

Pre-orders allow you to purchase your bulbs before they are available for delivery. We send out all our bulbs at their correct planting time.

Freesia is indigenous with perfumed flowers that bloom in bold and beautiful colours. It is well-suited to garden beds and containers.

Family name: Iridaceae

Common name: freesia 

Sun Exposure: Full sun and semi-shade 

Planting time: April to May

Flowering time: August to October 

Dormancy time: December to March

Lifting time: December 

Type (true bulb, rhizome, corm, etc): Corm

Mature height: 40cm

Planting depth: 3cm 

Planting spacing: 6cm

Lowest temperature: 5°C

Watering frequency: Water every three to four days for 10 minutes, provided it hasn't rained. 

Position and soil: Plant in light, friable soil that is well-draining and add some sand if necessary. Suitable for growing in containers. A full sun position will keep the stems short, while a partially shaded position will cause the stems to stretch.