Freesia Container Care: How To Grow Freesia Bulbs In Pots

By Liz Baessler Freesias are beautiful, fragrant flowering plants that are native to South Africa. They’re prized for their scent and their uncommon tendency to produce flowers that face straight up and parallel to the ground. They’re ideal for gardens and flower arrangements, but they’re also very well suited to being grown in containers. Keep reading to learn more about how to grow freesia bulbs in pots. Can Freesias Grow in a Pot? Can freesias grow in a pot? Absolutely. In fact, their bulbs are some of the best suited to container planting. The only thing you need to be mindful of when planting freesias in containers is your climate. Freesias are native to South Africa, and their bulbs cannot overwinter in climates colder than USDA zone 9. If you live in zone 9 or warmer, plant your bulbs in autumn (between August and December) and expect growth in the

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