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Fuchsia 'Hardy Bush'

Fuchsia 'Hardy Bush'

Army Nurse
Beacon
Brutus
Delta Sarah
Dollar Princess
Genii
Tom West
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Fuchsias are very versatile, with many varieties to choose from. They are useful for summer flowering beds but these are hardy enough to be used as hedges and in permanent plantings.

Planning

Difficulty
Easy
Flowering time
Summer
Fruiting time
Autumn

Harvesting

Generally not harvested.

Propagation

Cuttings
Softwood cuttings, spring through summer, new cuttings are grown during the winter.
Layering
Place a branch on the soil and place a rock on it to allow the roots to grow from nodes in the dark. Cut the new plant with roots loose from the mother plant and replant.

Special features

Geography

Origin
South America
Natural climate
Temperate

Environment

Light
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Soil moisture
Moist
Soil type
Chalk, Clay, Gravel, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Frost hardiness
Hardy

Personality

Family
Onagraceae
Flower colour
Multi coloured
Scent
None

Problems

Aphids, capsid bug, grey mould and mealybug.

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