Plant Care Common Freesia

Common Freesia

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Common Freesia has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily


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How to care for Common Freesia


How often to water your Common Freesia

Water needs for Common Freesia
0.5 cups
every 9

Common Freesia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Common Freesia

Water 0.5 cups every

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Common Freesia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Common Freesia: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Common Freesia love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Common Freesia does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Common Freesia in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Common Freesia

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Common Freesia: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Common Freesia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Common Freesia

Common Freesia

Common Freesia

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Common Freesia has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Maria avatar
leaf-1 74 Plants
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globe Highland, CA

Blooms don’t last that long but it smells very sweet, the hummingbirds love it.

Blooms easily Blooms easily

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