Is it too late to plant Freesia?

mangomoonApril 5, 2009

I am on the California Coast, mild climate, marine layer and wind. Is it too late to plant Freesia?

I also need to know what bulbs are good for Fall through Winter growing and the same for Spring and Summer?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Chemocurl zn5b/6a Indiana(zone 5/6)

Hi Mango,

You might try asking on the CA forum. It might help too, if you would put something in your garden zone box that will give the best hint of exactly where you are located so members can best answer your question. See I am zone 5/6 S IN

I would not 'think' it would be too late, but being here in zone 5/6 I just know that it would be much too early to plant them here.

You can update your member page info via the Member Pages link found at the bottom of any page here.

California Gardening Forum

hth.

Sue

    Bookmark   April 6, 2009 at 7:49AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
calistoga_al

My freesia are in full bloom right now. They don't do well in the summer. There are many bulbs you can plant now that will bloom summer and fall. The nurseries are full of bulbs ready to plant now. Al

    Bookmark   April 6, 2009 at 9:13AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
midnighttulip(Zone 9)

hi i bought some yellow freesia in the fall and they were in bloom in february they are barley dying out right now (the flowers) but there are some flowers that have not bloomed yet but look like they will any day now, i think it isnt to late to plant them, one of my bulbs hasnt even sprouted a thing yet just small leaves that dont even seem to grow so i am assuming that that bulb will bloom extremely late maybe in june...:/

good luck!:]

    Bookmark   April 6, 2009 at 6:27PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
What to do with tulip bulbs
Recent visitors from the Netherlands brought me 30...
chickadee3a
tulips - when to stop watering? how to cut?
I have two questions regarding tulips: 1. when the...
anna_beth
identify tulips
I have 2 tulips that I need help identifying. The little...
jessica_h
Any small tulips which voles & squirrels won't eat?
I would love to plant some small tulips, in the 4 to...
Eimer
Gloriosa lily in zone 7b
Does anyone have experience growing gloriosa lily (gloriosa...
southerngardening24
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™