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PlantFiles: Fuchsia
Fuchsia 'First Love'

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Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Fuchsia (FEW-she-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: First Love
Hybridized by Kennett & Ross; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1957

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Category:
Shrubs
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
Unknown - Tell us

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Pale Pink
Violet/Lavender
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Deciduous

Other details:
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic)
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral saya On May 31, 2005, saya from Heerlen
Netherlands (Zone 8b) wrote:

Semi-double flowers, trailing variety. Grown by Kennett & Ross (USA) and introduced in 1957.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Fountain Valley, California
Chimacum, Washington



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