are originally from South Africa and are frost tender so can only be left outdoors in milder areas that don't get hard frosts.
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English Pear & Freesia
Home Candle, pounds 38, by Jo Malone in the Metquarter.
They carried colorful bouquets of coral roses, purple Freesias
, Queen Anne's lace, and blue thistle.
Rose and Freesia
Bouquet from John Lewis (online only) pounds 25
corms should be planted in April in light, well-drained soil in full sun.
Although gardeners associate fragrance with freesias
, not all of them emit the strong, spicy-sweet scent that we expect.
The exotic scent of freesia
Just a delicate little flower If you close your eyes you're in the garden Where all freesias
have so much power.
Among the flower ranks, those reputed to cause most discomfort are hyacinths, jasmine, wisteria, freesias
11, exclusive to Harrods from April 1, nationwide at House of Fraser from April 18 Freesias
, hibiscus, pink peony and jasmine make up this colourful floral infusion evocative of a dreamy island paradise
She carried a cascading bouquet of white Casablanca lilies, freesias
, roses, orchids, and ivy tied with a handkerchief that had belonged to her maternal grandmother.
can also be grown outdoors in warmer climates, and specially prepared bulbs are available for summer-flowering.
A ADRIENNE SAYS: The best time to plant freesias
(left) is in April.
Q: The freesias
, ranunculus and, possibly, the daffodil bulbs that I left in the ground after they bloomed last spring have sent up lush springlike foliage, and my purple iris is in full bloom.
cost a small fortune when bought as cut flowers but are cheap ( and fairly easy ( to grow from seed for display in pots.