Fuchsia Firecracker


  • Height: 60cm
  • Width: 60cm
  • Position: Sun Part Shade
  • Available: North Island Only

This new Fuchsia triphylla selection will set the garden ablaze. The wonderful variegated velvety tropical foliage features mid green central area edged with broad cream margins highlighted with colourful deep crimson veins. The leaf backs are deep crimson, enhancing its overall beauty. The new growth is also flushed pink. Clusters of trumpet-shaped, rich salmon pink flowers with salmon orange throats are produced from mid summer. Superb for summer container plantings in the modern courtyard garden. Prefers fertile well-drained soil in sun to part shade. Half hardy. 0.6 x 0.6m If you're looking for a great value gift idea, here's a colourful Living Gift that will last and give pleasure for years not just weeks. Compare the value with a boquet of flowers - plants from your garden centre are great value gifts and this is a beauty!