Beautiful naturally bushy cultivar with strikingly bold and brightly coloured double flowers. Best colours in a slightly shadier position.Tube: Rose pink 144D, slender.Sepals: Rose pink blending to cream with apple green tip, broad, held 1/4 up and slightly reflexed.Corolla: Violet 74B with purple b..
Striking species hybrid, produces a lot of flowers for its type on a small, free-branching bush.Tube: Red with orange overtones, flattened.Sepals: Bold rose pink with green tips.Corolla: Half flared, orange, sometimes with red edges.Parentage: ((F. michoacanensis x F. obconica) x Ashley) x F. splen..
Graceful and reliable, beautifully shaped and coloured blooms. Free flowering, good bushy growth. Recommended.Tube: Warm rosy pink, darker stripes, peg top shape.Sepals: Relatively broad, also warm rosy pink, held fully up.Corolla: Smooth, round-edged petals of lavender violet, with a very pale patc..
Graceful and spectacular, the beautiful and graceful flowers are fairly freely produced. Will need some pinching to shape.Copes better than most with wind and rain, but is intolerant of sun or hot conditions. Suitable basket variety for a cooler spot or in shade.Tube: White or very pale pink at ova..
Smallish upright, naturally short jointed growth and dark foliage, needs only light pinching to shape well. Good for smaller containers. Numerous blooms have rich, eye-catching colours, a real beauty.Temporary photo.Tube: Bold pink.Sepals: Bold pink. Held horizontally with slightly reflexed tips.Cor..
Mario has named this lovely plant after his wife, Anna Sonja, as they both have happy faces. A lovely name for a lovely and unusual fuchsia that deserves tol be enduringly popular.Best as a mature plant, and best grown as a bush, (also suitable for standards). Pinch three times for best results. In ..
Superb, free flowering, with palest pink, fully double flowers held on a slightly lax vigorous upright bush. (It has a variegated sport too - see Michael.)Tube: White, pink stripe, fairly long.Sepals: White, pink blush, pale green tip, horizontal to slightly down, recurved, slight twist.Corolla: Whi..
Named after the iconic Dutch writer of children's books, poetry, musicals and more, this beautiful fuchsia of unusual colouring, and attractively shaped blooms, is easy to grow. Good for hanging baskets and containers. May survive a slight frost but not winter hardy.Tube: Magenta, medium length an..
Could this be one of most beautiful fuchsias ever? Also easy to grow - providing you don't overwater it! Named after one of Mario's Irish Terriers. See picture on page 2 of the Dec 2014 issue of the Fuchsia Breeder's Initiative (see Links).The earliest and latest flowers of the season will be pale ..
A self-branching smallish bush fuchsia, which continually produces stunning white and purple flowers. Gorgeous.Tube: Cream with faint green stripes, medium length and thickness.Sepals: Pure white on top, lower surface cream with a very faint pink flush, held horizontally, tips recurved.Corolla: Ha..
Very free flowering compact hardy bush, suitable both for exhibitions and hardy borders or containers. A very useful and pretty fuchsia.Tube: Pale purple-pink, slender, medium length.Sepals: Pale pink on top, pale purple pink under, held horizontal and recurved when mature.Corolla: Opens rich purple..
Another of Mario de Cooker's wonderful hybrids, this self-branching fuchsia carries its delightful rose pink tubular flowers in generous terminal clusters.Tube: Light coral 38A, faint darker stripes, long and slender.Sepals: White below, coral at base above, pale green recurved tip. Horizontal to 1/..
A deservedly popular and reliable fuchsia with well displayed palest lavender pink flared blooms. A classic.Tube: Medium length and thickness, pale coral.Sepals: White upper surface with a trace of pink on the lower surface. Held three quarter up, slightly recurved tips with a hint of green.Coroll..
A superb, short-jointed fuchsia with all the grace and charm you'd expect from a child of 'Lillian Annetts'. Sid Garcia breeds very fine fuchsias and this one is no exception. The flowers are held outwards, enhancing the display.We've seen a very nice fan trained example exhibited.Tube: Fairly sho..
Vigorous, easy and beautiful, flowers are larger than those of Checkerboard. Equally noted for its free flowering, having two flowers per axil.Tube: Pink, darker stripes, quite long, peg top shape.Sepals: White, pink flush at base, green tip. Long, held horizontally, and gracefully recurved.Corolla:..
This very old cultivar is still grown and loved for its magnificent foliage. Pinch to encourage new shoots as needed.Best grown in part or dappled shade. Fairly sun tolerant for a golden leaved cultivar. Avoid deeply shaded areas, as leaves will be a more normal green in very low light conditions.Tu..
A pretty and full double, with very distinctive sepals.Tube: Creamy white, faint pink stripe.Sepals: Creamy white flushed pale green, fully up. Sepals often twist, and their edges are usually rolled along their length towards the tube.Corolla: Pale pink, darker at the petal base. Fully flared, ..
A top quality fuchsia in beautiful pastel colours, suitable for both exhibition and containers. A good grower, naturally short-jointed, and gives a lasting display. Free-flowering. (Mal Wilkinson offered Frank and Linda Lambert the opportunity to name a fuchsia in memory of their daughter Debbie..
Another stunning cultivar from Mario, slender, elegant and dramatic. Ideal for containers, makes a good basket, and can also be planted in the garden as a permanent hardy. Numerous flowers in terminal racemes. Superb.Stamens and pistil extend only about 1cm from the corolla, even when the flower is ..
A very popular hardy, with striking flowers of white and bluish purple. The bright orange anthers are also attractive. Quite strong growing, benefits from some early pinching to improve the shape.Tube: Medium length, creamy white with faint pink stripes, noticeable bulge at the ovary end.Sepals: Whi..
A lovely single bush fuchsia; can anyone tell us anything more about it please, especially hybridizer and parentage?Tube: Medium length and thickness, pale pink.Sepals: Medium length and thickness, held 1/2 up, tips reflexed, pale pink with apple green tips.Corolla: Warm magenta pink with a slight p..
Appealing and distinctively shaped flowers, with strongly scalloped petal edges and a soft colour mix of greenish cream and pink, really lovely. Easy to grow and shape, makes a great container plant. May also be worth trying as a hardy, given its parentage.Tube: Creamy white with a hint of apple g..
This amazingly pretty fuchsia carries its flowers in terminal clusters. It was named by its hybridiser, Tielko Koerts, in tribute to Ede Ulfert Staal who was a Dutch singer-songwriter from the Northern province of Groningen who sang mainly in the Gronings dialect.Tube: Proportionately long, white s..
Strong upright grower which can make quite a large plant. Bears tiny but very pretty flowers, that change colour significantly as they mature.Tube: White, matures dark red 53A, short.Sepals: White 155A, maturing dark red. Held fully up, tips recurved.Corolla: Opens and matures pure white, fully flar..
This gorgeous introduction by Pete Waving is a super smallish flowered double that is naturally short jointed and vigorous. Ideal for exhibition - already a BFS show winner. Recommended.Tube: Bold rose pink with bright red candy stripes.Sepals: Bold rose pink and red, concave, horizontal, but well..
A beautiful, and unusual fuchsia capable of producing a spectacular basket display. Prolific tubular flowers carried in long clusters are nicely set off by dark green foliage with a purple flush. Stems and branches are reddish purple too. Self branching.Tube: Light magenta 57D, dark base, long, thi..
An upright growing compact bush with very pretty mainly white flowers. An endearing and reliable classic, that benefits from a little extra warmth over winter. Ideal for shady spot, but protect from rain which can mark petals.Tube: Short, slender bulb shaped, pale pink with darker candy stripes.Sepa..
Unusual species fuchsia with multi coloured flowers borne on the stems.Tube: Dark pink to aubergine.Sepals: Aubergine to yellow green, held horizontal and reflexed.Corolla: Vestigial, aubergine, 3/4 flared.Section: Skinnera...
Well named, with up to three flower buds per axil, this really does festoon itself with gorgeous creamy white and rose pink flowers. Easy to grow, vigorous, distinctive flower colouring.Tube: Creamy white, pink 36C blush & stripe, slender.Sepals: Pale pink 52D above, pink red 52B below, green recur..
Vintage fuchsia with elegant slender flowers, vigorous and easy to grow.Tube: Proportionately long, creamy white.Sepals: Held 1/2 down, creamy white with apple green tips.Corolla: Bold coral pink with violet overtones, paler at base of petals.Parentage: unknown.NKvF 1268..
Compact, and short jointed. Very free flowering (often 3 or more buds per axil). Flowers of delicious colouring face up and out. Suitable for small containers and exhibition. (Can be semi double.)Tube: Very short, pale pink, rounded.Sepals: Pale pink blending through palest pink to apple green tips,..
A James Lye classic cultivar, very vigorous and easy to grow and propagate, a real beauty.Tube: Waxy white.Sepals: Waxy white with tiny green tips, held very slightly down from horizontal.Corolla: Pale pink at the base darkening into bold pink with lilac overtones.Parentage: unknown.NKvF 2593..
Like all of Sid's cultivars to date, hybridised and selected with the exhibitor in mind. Will make a small bushy plant, versatile and pretty.Tube: Rose pink, fairly short.Sepals: Rose pink above, slightly darker below, cream to pale green tip, matures paler, horizontal, well recurved.Corolla: Rich l..
A striking species hybrid, producing clusters of huge and dramatic, long, dark orange,tubular flowers on a self branching, semi trailing plant. Likes the sun and has good heat tolerance if roots are shaded.Tube: Dark orange 41A, very long.Sepals: Dark orange 40B, yellow green 144A tips, 1/2 down.Co..
A small bush with proportionately small double flowers, very attractive in violet and magenta. As one of its parents is Gracilis, it may be worth trying this outdoors for hardiness.Tube: Magenta 63B, medium length and thickness.Sepals: Magenta 63B, 1/2 down, pale green, recurved tip.Corolla: Light ..
Densely bushy growth, lovely cultivar ideal for exhibition and bedding, containers etc. Very pretty. Tube: Very short, creamy pink.Sepals: Creamy pink, deepening with age, touch of green on the tips. Held 1/2up, tips recurved.Corolla: Rich lavender purple, ageing to a more reddish shade. Paler at ..
Very vigorous and free flowering, easy to grow, provides a superb display.Tube: Very short, pale rose pink.Sepals: Rose pink with purplish overtones, apple green tips, held slightly up from horizontal and slightly recurved.Corolla: Very pale lilac at base fading into violet and with deep violet blue..
We are pleased to be able to offer this superb trailing fuchsia, hybridized by the late Jan Everett (pictured), and given to us by her husband Bernard.A self branching habit, combined with a graceful double flower of very appealing form and soft colours should ensure its continued popularity for man..
Incredibly pretty and vigorous, a fuchsia with timeless appeal.Tube: White, short.Sepals: White, fully up, recurved.Corolla: Rose pink, darker edge, white base & veins, 3/4 flared, smooth, rounded petals.Parentage: unknown.NKvF 1462..
Naturally compact self branching bush, short jointed. Small pale single flowers with a hint of pink in tube and sepals, very pretty and suitable for exhibition. Extremely free flowering.Tube: Cream with a hint of pink, short, rounded.Sepals: White above, faint pink blush below, pale green recurved ..
A superb and enduringly popular basket fuchsia. Very easy to grow, also seems to have some natural resistance to pests.Largely self branching, but can be pinched to produce even more flowers. Starts early and produces many naturally anyway, showing how a fuchsia with smaller flowers in quantity usua..
Self branching, free flowering and very pretty.Tube: White or very pale pink, medium length.Sepals: Rose (65A) upper, pale pink (62D) underneath, held 1/2 up, with recurved tips. May have a very slight twist.Corolla: Opens light violet (84C) edged violet (82C), matures slightly darker. Petals are ..
Well named, with sepals up to 100mm (4") long and a long slender corolla, really eye-catching. Happy in sun, heat tolerant if roots shaded.Tube: Scarlet, long, slender.Sepals: Very long, scarlet, slightly down but strongly recurved and often twisted.Corolla: Heliotrope, paler base, rose veins, dark ..
Reputedly one of Lemoine's best purple cultivars, and certainly an excellent hardy. Good, vigorous growth, dark, healthy looking foliage, and large flowers of real quality and substance, that last well. Fairly long pedicels too, so the flowers are nicely displayed away from the foliage.Tube: Rich ..
Awaiting full descriptionLike many James Lye cultivars, this one is noted for its free flowering ability and overall sturdiness and vigour. Also has the classic waxy white tube typical of most of James' raisings.Tube: Medium length, waxy white.Sepals: Tips recurved.Corolla:...
Classically beautiful fuchsia bearing elegant flowers in subtle colours, flowers extremely freely, very easy to grow. Shows better than average rust resistance for an orange.Tube: White, short, tapers slightly to sepal end.Sepals: White, hint of pink, pale green tip, horizontal, slight recurve.Coro..
A gorgeous new species hybrid from Mario de Cooker. Marble Crepe is a bush fuchsia with clusters of large, strongly tubular flowers in pale pink.Tube: 35mm (1 3/8") long, white and pale blush pink.Sepals: Short, white, yellowish green tips, held half down.Corolla: Quarter flared, white with pink e..
Another cracker from one of our favourite hybridizers. This pretty and versatile double needs regular feeding to keep up the excellent display it is capable of.Tube: Fairly short, pale pink with darker stripes.Sepals: Palest pink with green tips, fairly broad, held fully up and recurved.Corolla: Inn..
Classically beautiful fuchsia bearing elegant flowers in subtle colours, flowers freely, easy to grow, may have some hardiness given parentage.Tube: White, proportionately long, tapers slightly to a slim waist at sepal end.Sepals: Waxy white with tiny pale green tip, 1/2 down and slightly recurved.C..
Unusual and very pretty fuchsia with elegant smoky red flowers in terminal clusters. Display well against the dark shiny leaves.Tube: Red 49B, thin.Sepals: Red 51D above, red 50A below, purple tip, fully up, recurved back to ovary.Corolla: Red 43C, 1/2 to 3/4 flared, quite long, slim petals.Parentag..
Medium to large fully double boldly coloured flowers, vigorous growth, appreciates pinching out a couple of times to get maximum flower.Tube: Rose red, 51A, short.Sepals: Vivid purple red 51A, horizontal and reflexed.Corolla: Violet 83B, fully flared.Parentage: Angel's Flight x Royal Velvet.AFS 1363..
Habit and flowers identical to Annabel, lovely. Although a bush, it becomes a bit lax with the weight of flowers borne. Large, well formed blooms, substantial.Tube: White, pink stripe, fairly long.Sepals: White, pink blush, pale green tip, horizontal to slightly down, recurved, slight twist.Corolla:..
An uncommon oldie that's absolutely worth growing for a beautiful display in containers or bedding.Truly drooly, but may need some support and also benefits from a little cosseting over winter.(Temporary photo, untypical very late season blooms.)Tube: White 155C, faint green stripe, short.Sepals: Wh..