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Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Francesca, Stasko, (US)
Year Introduced: 1973
Height 90cm
Spread 75cm


Unusual flowers produced freely, the flower petals are on stalks, very appealing. Reportedly good resistance to fuchsia gall mite. Can get very tall in frost free climates – up to 180cm (6').

Tube: Deep red, short, glossy.

Sepals: Deep red, glossy, broad, thick, concave, 1/2 up.

Corolla: Red/violet, small, round, petals on “stalks”, 3/4 flared.

Foliage: Dark green smallish.

Parentage: Sport of 'Chang'.

AFS 1090, NKvF 1929

Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Upright Bush #
H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C) #