Fuchsia
Fuchsia 'Mood Indigo'

Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Fuchsia (FEW-she-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Mood Indigo
Hybridized by de Graaff
Registered or introduced: 1988
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Category:

Shrubs

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Red

Scarlet (Dark Red)

Chartreuse (Yellow-Green)

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

Seed Collecting:

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

Regional

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

Amesti, California

Olympia, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 12, 2009, PedricksCorner from Freedom, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

I have found that Mood Indigo is a hardy and vigourous upright that can handle the full sun if planted in the ground into good soil. Mine has grown over two feet so far this year. This is by far, one of my most favorite upright fuchsias! The colors are such a treat!