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Fuchsia
Fuchsia glazioviana

Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Fuchsia (FEW-she-uh) (Info)
Species: glazioviana (gla-zee-oh-vee-AY-nuh) (Info)
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Category:

Shrubs

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Hardiness:

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:

Light Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

From semi-hardwood cuttings

By simple layering

By air layering

By tip layering

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

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Alameda, California

Arroyo Grande, California

Campbell, California

Los Altos, California

Menlo Park, California

Palo Alto, California

Richmond, California

San Francisco, California

Santa Clara, California

Portland, Oregon

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Sep 3, 2008, ehilliard from Campbell, CA (Zone 10a) wrote:

This is a vigorous, semi-hardy Fuchsia that does well in the ground in a semi-protected site on the SF Peninsula. It blooms prolifically, sometimes year-round. However it should be dug and divided often because it spreads invasively from underground runners.