Scientific Name: Fuchsia magellanica var. macrostema Form: Mounded
Common Name:hardy fuchsiaTexture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:OnagraceaeHabit: Upright, Arching
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Ovate, Crenate, Serrulate
Flowers: Flowers paired, Purple, Red, Jun- Sep- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Berry (true), Edible, Black, Purple, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Filtered shade, Part sun/part shade
Soil:
Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Mixed shrub border, Summer interest, Attract birds
Key ID Features:Leaves coral to pink, spotted bluish-green and variegated creamy white; flowers red to purple, anthers white.