Freesia alba

• White freesia / wild freesia

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Plantae
(unranked):Angiosperms
(unranked):Monocots
Order:Asparagales
Family:Iridaceae
Subfamily:Ixioideae
Tribe:Ixieae
Genus:Freesia
Species:F. alba

Syn: Freesia leichtlinii subsp. alba

Native to South Africa, Freesia alba is an herbaceous perennial growing from a corm. The species and hybrids are well known and popular on other continents.

Atlántida, Canelones, Uruguay

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