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PlantFiles: Fuchsia
Fuchsia 'Golden Gate'

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Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Fuchsia (FEW-she-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Golden Gate
Hybridized by Niederholzer; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1940

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Category:
Shrubs
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

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:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Blue-Violet
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Deciduous

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
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 herbaceous stem cuttings
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood 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:

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Positive GardenGuyKin On May 25, 2010, GardenGuyKin from Portland, OR (Zone 8a) wrote:

Golden Gate survived the Winter of 2009, one week of below freezing weather and nights into the low teens. The remainder of 2009 & 2010 Winter was typical for this area. For added protection I mulched with oak leaves.

Regional...

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

Salem, Oregon
Walterville, Oregon
Olympia, Washington



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