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Fuchsia magellanica - 'Aurea' (Lady's Eardrops, Golden Fuchsia)

Fuchsia magellanica - 'Aurea' (Lady's Eardrops, Golden Fuchsia)
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Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Deciduous, Ground cover, Flowering
Form Spreading arching
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Red Flowers (Summer), Golden Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Fuchsia magellanica - Cultivation Notes

These hardy fuchsias will grow in most fertile yet well drained soils either in full sun or part shade. They are slightly tender so avoid wet soils or frosty areas. Mulch in winter and trim to shape, removing older weak growth as necessary.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Fuchsia magellanica:

  • Suitable for container growing
  • Fruit / berry producing

Weaknesses of Fuchsia magellanica

  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils
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Common Missspellings: Fuscia, Fewcia, Fuccia, Fuchsea, Fuchcia, Fewsia

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