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PlantFiles: Fuchsia
Fuchsia 'Rose Fantasia'

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Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Fuchsia (FEW-she-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Rose Fantasia
Hybridized by Wilkinson; Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993

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Category:
Perennials
Shrubs

Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
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)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Pale Pink
Pink
Rose/Mauve

Bloom Time:
Blooms all year
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive PedricksCorner On Aug 16, 2009, PedricksCorner from Freedom, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

Rose Fantasia is a vigorous decidedly upright fuchsia listed by the Norhwest Fuchsia Society as a winter hardy. I believe that in zone 9b, it will probably get taller than in areas where it will have to deal with freezing. The official tag descriptions are:
Sepals - Deep Pink
Corolla - Pink with a hint of mauve
FindThatFuchsia describes it as:
Sepals - Pale Rose
Corolla - Bright Pink
A great little bush in my garden so far!

Regional...

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

Amesti, California



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