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Commonly known as Cape fuchsia

All Flower JULY onwards


Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - shrubs or sub shrubs
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for their panicles of showy tubular flowers. In the foxglove family.
  • Pests & Diseases - figwort weevils, capsid bugs.
  • Place of origin - South Africa
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
Phygelius - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of PHYGELIUS

PHYGELIUS x rectus 'Devil's Tears'  AWARD

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Commonly known as: Cape fuchsia.
Deep reddish pink flowers with orange/red lobes and yellow throats
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£12.50 each
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Available again from summer 2020 - These plants are expected to be available sometime in summer.

PHYGELIUS x rectus 'Moonraker'

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Commonly known as: Cape fuchsia.
Downward curved pale creamy-yellow flowers
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£12.50 each

PHYGELIUS x rectus 'Salmon Leap'  AWARD

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Commonly known as: Cape fuchsia.
Orange flowers which turn back towards the stem
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each

PHYGELIUS x rectus 'Sensation'

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Commonly known as: Cape fuchsia.
Bright magenta pink flowers at the top of each stem in summer and continuing into autumn
Multibuy Any 3+ for £10.00 each
£12.50 each

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