I Live in zone 6 or so and currently have freesia bulbs I want to plant but I want to grow them indoors. Do these bulbs need to be cooled for a period of time before planting? If so, for how long?
I also have some tulip bulbs that are starting to sprout that are not yet planted. I'd also like to grow them indoors. I understand there's a cooling period for these. If I can't put them in my fridge, what might my options be?
If I put them in my fridge, I've heard you can't have apples in the fridge. Is this true?
And finally, for what period of time would they have to be in my fridge or is it too late because they're beginning to sprout?
Thanks for any help you can provide from the one who loves only fragrant flowers.
I'll answer these one at a time.
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