Freesia Plant...I think I killed it

craftylady(9)June 11, 2014

I bought a beautiful freesia plant and I hung it in my porch that get lots of indirect light. It was doing beautifully, until the last week when it hit triple digits here. 2 days ago it was 105 and I forgot to go out to water. The next day, although I went to water my plant, I found the leaves are crispy and droopy. I brought it in for two days and drenched it and misted the heck out of the leaves, but it has not changed. Have I killed it? Is there any way to revive it? All the stems are brown and the leaves are all curled up, no amount of water has helped.

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musaboru(Inland Calif.)

Dont worry. It probably just went dormant. The local ones here went dormant last month. In fall~winter, the corms will resprout and bloom again. These dormancy and resprouting time is a little bit different depending on the climate.

    Bookmark   June 11, 2014 at 11:44PM
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