Category Archives: Freesia

Saturday April 25th is Sense of Smell Day!


Happy Sense of Smell Day! Today, everyone is globally celebrating our ability to smell, and all the wonderful affects of scent. Flowers offer some of the most desirable and enjoyable scents on the planet. A day to build awareness of … Continue reading

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Stop and Smell these Fragrant Flowers!


Shakespeare once said, “A rose by any other name would smell just as sweet.” Roses are infamous for their characteristic scent, but they aren’t the only fragrant flowers in the garden. Highly scented flowers attract pollinators, such as butterflies, bees … Continue reading

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Fun Flower Facts: Freesia


Freesia symbolizes innocence and thoughtfulness. The strongly scented Freesia is a genus of about 20 species of South African flowering plants of the Iris Family “Iridaceae.” This plant got its name in honor of Friederich Heinrich Theodor Freese, a German … Continue reading

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