Year Introduced: 1876
Large bunches of gorgeous, very long, white pink and crimson flowers. Another very handsome fuchsia. Vigorous, ultimately needing a very big pot. The berries of both this and F. boliviana are excellent and widely sold in markets throughout S. America for eating fresh or cooked (made into pies, jams etc).
Tube: White. Very long, thin, flared.
Sepals: White above, pink flush below, green tip, short, fully up, reflexed tip.
Corolla: Bold crimson, 3/4 flared, spoon shaped petals.
Foliage: Large elongated mid green leaves covered in fine hair.
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|Giant (6cm +)||#|
|H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C)||#|