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PlantFiles: Fuchsia
Fuchsia splendens

Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Fuchsia (FEW-she-uh) (Info)
Species: splendens (SPLEN-denz) (Info)

Synonym:Fuchsia cordifolia

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Edible Fruits and Nuts
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
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:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

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Bloom Color:
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Mid Spring


Other details:
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Soil pH requirements:
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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive Vestia On Oct 15, 2012, Vestia from San Francisco, CA wrote:

The fruits of this species are among the best-tasting in the genus.


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

Amesti, California
Lafayette, California
Richmond, California
San Anselmo, California
San Francisco, California

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