Blog

hardy fuchsias pacific northwest

WALZ Jubelteen-H- S U, Pink/Pink-orange, 2’ Red Warrior -VH- S U, Red/Purple, 3' } F. magellanica Geertje-H- S T, Pale Pink/Violet, 0.5’, then trails. Lax, Lt. Pink/Red-purple, 1.5’ Baby Dark Eyes- H- S U, Red/Purple, 2' Grandma Mac- VH-  S U, Red/Purple, 2’, Grayrigg -VH- S U, Description, Color Rosetta-H- S U, Rose/Lavender, 2.5' Jenny Sorensen -VH- S-SD U, Pink/Violet, 2' Margaret -VH- SD U, Red/Violet, 4' Also called Magellan Fuchsia in the trade. lavender, 2.5’ serrae- H- S Lax, Red/Purple, 5' Schiller (Banks)-H- S Lax, White/Purple ,4' Bud Stubbs- H- D Lax, Red/White, 1' Corrections and additions welcomed! Goldsworth Beauty -VH- S U, Red/Red-purple, 2' The Tarns-H- S U, Light Pink/Violet, 2' Herald -VH- S U, Red/Purple, 2' Remembrance -VH (Margaret Sp)- SD U, Red/Pink, 4' Heston Blue-H- SD-D U, White/ Smokey Blue, 3' Doreen Redfern-H- S U, White/Violet, 1.5' Carmine Bell- H- S Lax, Rose/Red, 1.5' President George Bartlett-H- D U, Dark Red/Purple, 2' Guinevere-H- S U, White/Lavender, 1.5' before you plant them permanently. Planting hardy fuchsias is easy if you know a few tricks. (Above left. After the first frost, do Minnesota-H- S U, White/Purple, 2.5' Note- height will vary Rosy-red stems carry leaves accented by red veins, which match the sepals topping the purple corolla. Very Hardy;  in bloom in May or June. if(MSFPhover) { MSFPnav9n=MSFPpreload("../_derived/scholorship.htm_cmp_copy-of-in-motion-1-110_hbtn.gif"); MSFPnav9h=MSFPpreload("../_derived/scholorship.htm_cmp_copy-of-in-motion-1-110_hbtn_a.gif"); } Ernie Bromley-H- S Lax, Pink/Deep Violet, 3' Blooming from early summer until the first frosts, the single, small to medium flowers feature narrow, elegantly up-curved cerise sepals, a slender cerise tube and reddish-purple petals. Madame Cornélissen -VH- SD U, Red/White, 2' Rose of Castille Improved -H- S U, Pink/Violet, 3' Checkered Lady-H- S U. White/Red. Doris Joan-H- D U, Cream/Pink, 3' ( Use bark, leaves, natural insulators.). City of Portland-H- D U, Red/Purple, 2' Red-Purple, 3', DebRon’s Blackberry Jeli- Ain't She Sweet- H- SD Lax, Red/Red-Purple, 2' Porphyrio-VH- S U, Red/Purple, 6-8’ Dying Embers-H- S U, Red/Red-purple, 1’. Justin's Pride -VH- S U, Rose/Pink, 1.5', Kam-H- D U, Red/Red-violet, 3’ "They might droop at 3 p.m., but the next morning they'll bounce back and you'd never know it had been a 90-degree day," says Berry as proudly as if she were talking about especially clever grandchildren. Larner's Hardy -VH- S U, Rose/Violet, 3' "Tricolor"- see ‘Gracilis Tricolor’ For the creme de la creme display of fuchsias, visit us in August when the Northwest Fuchsia Society holds the annual Fuchsia show at our Stark location. A truly hardy fuchsia (VH) on the West Coast of the Pacific Northwest (USDA Zone 7-9) usually needs no extra protection in the winter once established and begins blooming in May or June. A little known fact is most hardy fuchsias can tolerate full sun with some extra water. “Flower Power: Hardy Fuchsias Bloom for Months and Fit Most Anywhere.” Marty Wingate. Red. if(MSFPhover) { MSFPnav7n=MSFPpreload("../_derived/species.htm_cmp_copy-of-in-motion-1-110_hbtn.gif"); MSFPnav7h=MSFPpreload("../_derived/species.htm_cmp_copy-of-in-motion-1-110_hbtn_a.gif"); } Lady Thumb-H- S U, Red/White, 1.5' Eric Walther-H- S U, Red/Purple, 1' Zulu King-H- S Floribelle-VH- S U, Red/Purple, 2' var a=new Image(); a.src=img; return a; (Above left. // -->