FUCHSIA

Commonly known as Lady's eardrops

More than 8000 hybrids and cultivars in this most popular group.

Most have pendent, tubular flowers in a huge range of sizes and manifestations.Those with a lax, trailing habit which can be supported by canes have recently been described as climbers.

Genus of about 100 species of deciduous or evergreen trees and shrubs from mountainous areas of Central and South America and New Zealand.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous
    And evergreen perennials. Flowers are usually pendent, single or in groups from the leaf axils. The petals form a cup- or bell-shaped corolla. Leaves are usually lance-shaped to oval. Fruits are edible.
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - named after German botanist Leonhart Fuchs (1501-66). There are more than 8000 hybrids and cultivars.
  • Pests & Diseases
    whiteflies, capsid bugs, aphids, vine weevil, red spider mites, grey mould, rust.
  • Place of origin
    Central and South America, New Zealand.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Alkaline / Chalk loving
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil

Buy Varieties of FUCHSIA

FUCHSIA arborescens

FUCHSIA arborescens

Lilac fuchsia

Fairly tender evergreen shrub with panicles of very small flowers which are rose or rose-purple followed by dark purple fruit

 
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FUCHSIA 'Chilli Red'

FUCHSIA 'Chilli Red'

Lady's eardrops

Compact. Buds like chilli peppers

 
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FUCHSIA 'Delta's Sara'

FUCHSIA 'Delta's Sara'

Lady's eardrops

Calyces like white pagoda roofs, overhang semi-double purplish-blue corollas

 
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FUCHSIA excorticata

FUCHSIA excorticata

Kotukutuku, New Zealand fuchsia

New zealand species with yellow and violet tubular flowers and striking bark on maturity

 
£16.00 each 
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FUCHSIA 'Fairy Lights'

FUCHSIA 'Fairy Lights'

Lady's eardrops

Compact. Pale pink flowers with deep rose centres

 
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FUCHSIA 'Genii'

FUCHSIA 'Genii'

Lady's eardrops

Compact habit and golden-yellow leaves. Pink/purple flowers

 
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FUCHSIA hatschbachii

FUCHSIA hatschbachii

Lady's eardrops

Slender leaves and dainty red and purple flowers

 
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FUCHSIA 'Hawkshead'

FUCHSIA 'Hawkshead'

Lady's eardrops

Pure white flowers with a greenish flush. Vigorous bushy upright growth

 
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FUCHSIA 'Lady Boothby'

FUCHSIA 'Lady Boothby'

Lady's eardrops

A true climbing fuchsia which will cover trellis, fences or archways. Pink and purple flowers on red stems. Winter hardy.

 
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FUCHSIA 'Lady in Black'

FUCHSIA 'Lady in Black'

Lady's eardrops

Hardy climbing fuchsia with large pink flowers with dark purple inner petals

 
£15.00 each 
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FUCHSIA magellanica

FUCHSIA magellanica

Hardy fuchsia

Long slender flowers with a scarlet calyx and violet petals

 
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FUCHSIA magellanica 'Alba'

FUCHSIA magellanica 'Alba'

Hardy fuchsia

Hardy variety sometimes used as a low hedge. White flowers tinged with mauve

 
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FUCHSIA magellanica 'Arauco'

FUCHSIA magellanica 'Arauco'

Hardy fuchsia

Dainty tricoloured flowers of pink, white and purple. Similar to ‘lady bacon’ but smaller and more clearly defined colours

 
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FUCHSIA magellanica 'Aurea'

FUCHSIA magellanica 'Aurea'

Hardy fuchsia

Golden-yellow foliage

 
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FUCHSIA magellanica 'Lady Bacon'

FUCHSIA magellanica 'Lady Bacon'

Hardy fuchsia

Slender white, pink and purple flowers

 
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FUCHSIA magellanica 'Versicolor'

FUCHSIA magellanica 'Versicolor'

Hardy fuchsia

('tricolor') - pink & cream variegation purple & red flowers

 
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FUCHSIA microphylla

FUCHSIA microphylla

Lady's eardrops

Tiny flowers are pinkish-red, new growth is reddish

 
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FUCHSIA procumbens

FUCHSIA procumbens

Trailing fuchsia

Dwarf creeping species with unusual mauve/green/yellow flowers and large pinkish fruits. Suitable for growing as a rock plant.

 
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FUCHSIA 'Riccartonii'

FUCHSIA 'Riccartonii'

Lady's eardrops

(hedging) - dainty red & purple flowers, excellent in exposed conditions

 
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FUCHSIA 'Sunray'

FUCHSIA 'Sunray'

Lady's eardrops

Attractive and unusual variegated cream, green and red leaves. Pink flowers with a purple corolla

 
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