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Fuchsia hybrida Blush violet

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Fuchsia hybrida Blush violet Fuchsita, Fuchsia
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Clumping, Upright

Fuchsias make the ideal attractive patio plants. Blush Violet is an upright Fuchsia that has dark-green foliage and pale pink and mauve tubular-like blooms borne during the warmer months. Great for hanging baskets, but do require a protected position, especially from frost or hot winds. Grows approx. 30cm H x 30cm W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Mass Planting, Shady Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Caterpillars, Mites, Rust, Scale, Thrips, White Fly

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Onagraceae SouthAmerica

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink, Purple, White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Tender
Wind: Low