Fuchsia

Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple'

Fuchsia - Fuchsia  'Mrs Popple'

Common Name: Fuchsia
Genus: Fuchsia
Cultivar: 'Mrs Popple'

Category: Shrubs and Sub-shrubs
Growth Rate: Fast growing
Features: Long flowering period

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 1.10 m (110 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 1.10 m (110 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Purple, Red
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: June to October

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

Showy scarlet and purple flowers hang from arching stems from June to October among slender deep green leaves. This vigorous single-flowered fuchsia makes a lovely feature plant for a partially shady border. Bushy and upright in habit it performs best in fertile moist well-drained soil with protection from cold drying winds.

  • Garden care: To encourage growth pinch out the growing tips of young plants after the sixth or seventh pair of leaves. During the growing season water regularly applying a balanced liquid fertiliser each month. Cut back to the permanent framework in early spring.

  • Goes well with: Geranium 'Multibloom Pink', Geranium 'Multibloom Mixed', Nicotiana x sanderae 'Fragrant Cloud', Trachelospermum jasminoides, Cerinthe major 'Purpurescens', Hemerocallis 'Gentle Shepherd'.


Similar Plants:


Fuchsia - Fuchsia  'Riccartonii'

Fuchsia
Fuchsia 'Riccartonii'

Fuchsia - Fuchsia  'Hawkshead'

Fuchsia
Fuchsia 'Hawkshead'

Fuchsia - Fuchsia magellanica var. molinae

Fuchsia
Fuchsia magellanica var. molinae