Medium sized single or semi double, bright, bold and with substance. Vigorous and robust bush, needs pinching to shape well. Good in summer containers.Tube: Light red 52D, plump, rounded.Sepals: Red 52A, broad, concave, 1/2 up, tiny green tip.Corolla: Red 50A, slightly darker petal edge, 3/4 flared,..
A vigorous free-flowering plant, lovely colour combination in a compact and classic hardy fuchsia. Good genuinely hardy garden plant and ideal for quarter standard. Small flowers in proportion with plant, stems more brittle than average, so avoid windy sitesTube: Fairly short, crimsonSepals: Crimson..
Small upward and outward facing flowers and lots of them. Usually single, but occasionally semi double. Cracking little cultivar that is deservedly popular. Also suitable for standards.Tube: Red, medium sized.Sepals: Red pink, horizontal, slightly recurved pale green tip.Corolla: Violet red, re..
Charming, highly recommended for baskets, window boxes and exhibition. Mainly grown for its very attractive variegated foliage, also has good flowers (these can be semi double or double) and is easy to grow. Stopping time fourteen weeks.Tube: Pale pink with darker pink stripes, peg top shape, medium..
Flowers so heavily that the weight of flower arches the branches downwards making this an excellent basket variety. Also superb in containersTube: Pale baby pink, slenderSepals: Pale baby pink with green tips, held fully up and recurved when matureCorolla: Smoky orange with smoky purple and orang..
Popular, vigorous fuchsia which well deserves its RHS AGM. Noted for its free production of smallish flowers, which give a good display all season.Tube: Cardinal red.Sepals: Cardinal red, held slightly up and slightly reflexed.Corolla: Indigo-violet, fully flared.NKvF 1118..
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..
Bright flowers are generally unaffected by weather, and display well against the mid green foliage. Lovely container or bedding plant.Tube: White with pale pink striping.Sepals: White with rose flushes and stripes and green tips, held 1/2 up and recurved.Corolla: White, 1/4 flared when mature.Fol..
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..
Distinctive, with a mounded growth habit very similar to that of Daisy Bell. The growth is bushy, and naturally cascades into stiff rounded arcs. Can be trained as a weeping standard and is particularly recommended for half standards as well as hanging baskets and tall containers.The stiff growth, ..
Produces so much weight of flowers (single and semi double) it may need a little support when grown as a bush.Flowers are substantial, but not in the least coarse, lovely.Tube: White with faint pink candy stripes, short.Sepals: White, with green, recurved tip. Long, 1/2 down.Corolla: Magenta/fuch..
Naturally bushy and short jointed, produces many flowers, easy to grow and very beautiful. Hardy to 0°C, 32°F.Tube: Red with darker stripes, slender.Sepals: Red-violet, paler towards green tips, held fully up.Corolla: Indigo-purple, half flared when mature.Parentage: (Sophie Louise x (London 200..
Vigorous grower. Easy but is a greedy fuchsia that needs to be fed well.Tube: White, plump and short.Sepals: White on top, pink underside, green tipped.Corolla: Lavender faintly blushed with rose, delicate pink veined.Foliage: Medium green.AFS 1084, NKvF 1129..
A jewel indeed, from one of the UK's great hybridizers. Starts to flower early and continues to do so very freely. Naturally good bushy growth, easy and reliable, well suited to container and bedding purposes. Recommended.Although this photo is of an early, (and slightly immature) flower, more typic..
A dependably hardy fuchsia bearing flowers with attractively veined corolla petals. Good upright growth and dark stems/foliage contrast well with the flowers. This grand old timer is a distinctive plant, and still popular after nearly 150 years. Often has single and semi double flowers.Tube: Cr..
This is a very pretty fuchsia in classic red and white, complemented by handsome dark foliage and stems. (Flowers in main photo are shown against foliage from another plant).Tube: Dark red, short, with a bulbous shape.Sepals: Dark pink red, fully up, slightly reflexed. Broad and rather short.Corol..
Richly coloured flowers, and lots of them. Dense, bushy growth, largely self branching, hardy to -9°C. Gorgeous. (Extra petaloids make some flowers semi double.)Tube: Dark red purple 60C, short, slim.Sepals: Dark red purple 60C, 1/2up, recurved tip.Corolla: Dark purple 79A, matures dark purple 79B, ..
Self branching small bush that flowers generously. Good for containers, bedding and borders.Tube: Dark rose (54B).Sepals: Quite long, red purple (67A) upper surface and dark rose (67C) below, held half up, tips recurved.Corolla: Quite short in relation to sepals, dark purple (86A), quarter flared.F..
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..
Superb flowers abundantly produced provide a truly lovely display. Vigorous, but not large plant.Tube: Short, red and pink.Sepals: Smokey dark reddish purple, broad, green tip, 1/2 up, well recurved.Corolla: Aubergine, pink splashes or stripes, full, 1/2 to 3/4 flared.NKvF 3723..
A little charmer, 'Gill Chumbley' often has two flowers per axil, and neat, short-jointed growth. Lovely and distinctive, has character. The number of petals varies, at least between four (single) and eight (minimum for a double).This was one of the late Alan Swaby's seedlings saved after his death..
Beautiful pastel shaded flowers (single or semi double) display well against the lush foliage. Upright, well branched growth.Tube: Creamy white with hint of pink, slim.Sepals: White with hint of pink, 1/2 up, well recurved almost back to tube.Corolla: Periwinkle blue, 1/2 flared.Foliage: Mid gr..
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 super little 3/4 flared flower in rich jewel colours, set off by fully up sepals.Tube: Creamy white N155A, medium sized.Sepals: Pale rose pink 65A above, purple pink N74C below, fully up, tips recurved.Corolla: Opens purple 71A, flaring and maturing to a dark reddish purple 60B.Foliage: Mid gr..
Elegant and lovely, but best in a position sheltered from bad weather.Tube: White, green tinge, pink stripe, tubular.Sepals: Pink, green tip, broad, horizontal, recurved.Corolla: Pale pink, darker base and veins, 1/4 flared. Smooth, incurved petals, have a wavy edge.Parentage: (((Iced Champagne x un..
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..
Difficult to ignore, indeed there is "about as much chance as a one-armed blind man in a dark room trying to shove a pound of melted butter into a wild cat's left ear with a red-hot needle".Maybe not for you if you are dismayed by loud colours, celluloid cuffs & a shoddily pressed trouser creas..
Hard to ignore, flamboyant & audacious. Deserves more attention as it's easy to grow and sensational. Lax growth.Tube: Pink.Sepals: Pink, darker pink below, broad, horizontal to 1/2 up, slight twist, recurved.Corolla: Violet blue and pink ripple, 1/2 flared.Foliage: Medium leaves, mid green...
A pretty cultivar, ideal for a basket. Very large yet graceful flowers, produced fairly freely, for their size.Tube: Pale pink, faint stripe, slim.Sepals: Pale pink, green tip, long, concave, horizontal.Corolla: Soft pink, darker base and veins. Most petals have lovely serrated edge, 3/4 to fully f..
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..
Good rockery or border edging fuchsia, a neat and compact grower that flowers well. Makes great mini or quarter standards.Tube: Reddish light carmine, short.Sepals: Reddish light carmine, held half down.Corolla: White with pale carmine veining near the base of the petals. Half flared when mature.Par..
A free flowering, free branching, short jointed fuchsia. Ideal for containers or bedding. Eye-catching with its bold colours. Produces single and semi double flowers and holds its colour well.Tube: Cream, pink tint and stripe, very short and round.Sepals: Cream, pink tint at base and edge, green ..
Substantial, easy, and distinctive hardy that's tall enough to make a good fuchsia hedge. Free flowering, best planted outdoors, too vigorous for most long term pot culture.Tube: Carmine scarlet, short, bulbous.Sepals: Carmine scarlet, very broad, fully up, well recurved right back to the ovary.Cor..
Pale and lovely sister seedling to 'Cherry Lee', with similar golden foliage (that dislikes full sun) and also shows signs of hardiness. Beautiful colouring of pale lavender, pale pink and white.Best in bright filtered light, colours very pale in shade. Needs and is worth careful deadheading, dead f..
Attractive flowers, freely produced. The colours combine beautifully in this classic cultivar, one of relatively few introduced during the second world war. Deserves to be more widely grown.Tube: Creamy white, hint of pink, barrel shape.Sepals: Creamy white, hint of pink above, more pink below, g..
Aptly named, beautifully coloured flowers face outwards. May have single blooms.Can anyone tell us its parentage?Tube: Pale pink.Sepals: Pale pink above, base flushed dark rose below, green tip, broad, concave, 1/2 up.Corolla: Soft lavender blue, paler base, fully flared.Parentage: ?..
Free-flowering, naturally upright and self branching bushy grower. Best colours in some shade.Tube: Pale rose pink, darker stripe.Sepals: Pale rose pink, darker at tube end, pale green tip, 1/2 up, recurved.Corolla: Violet blue, pink base, veins & splash, matures purple red, 3/4 to fully flared...
A red and purple trailer with a difference, big flowers, fast, vigorous growth. Can even be trained up a structure before being allowed to flower, which it does freely.Tube: Dark pink red (53C), 2.5cm (1") long.Sepals: Dark pink red (53C), 3 to 5 cm (1 1/4" to 2") long, 15mm (5/8") wide, held up, ..
Subtly endearing flower colour and shape, a really attractive fuchsia, surprisingly uncommon. Flower colour is more pink if grown in full sun.T: White with pink flush, short.Sepals: White with pink flush, held horizontally with some recurve.Corolla: White with pink blush and pink veins towards b..
Beautifully coloured 'Pamela Hutchinson' may carry single or semi double blooms, and was the last cultivar hybridized by Cliff Gadsby.T: White 155A, short, rounded.Sepals: Red pink 52B flush on light pink ground above, pink 68C below, horizontal to 1/2 up, recurved.Corolla: Opens between violet N82C..
Strong upright grower, needs early pinching. A pretty pastel fuchsia that is well named and carries both single and semi double flowers on the same plant.T: Bold rose pink.Sepals: Bold rose pink, long and curling with green tips, held fully up.Corolla: Pale pastel blue with rose pink splashes.Fo..
Medium flowers, with a pearly sheen, produced freely.T: Red.Sepals: Rose red. Horizontally held, slight reflex.Corolla: Pale rose and light blue with red veins.Foliage: Mid green.Parentage: Tristesse x Snowcap.NKvF 1885..
Small single or semi double flowers, but plenty of them, carried on quite low and graceful, slender growth suitable for espalier training.Tube: Rosy red, slim.Sepals: Rosy red, pale green tip, 1/2 down, recurved.Corolla: Rich rosy pink, 1/4 flared, petals slightly ridged.Parentage: F. magellanica x ..
A delightfully cheery and solid little flower. Each can have up to seven sepals, and there are lots of them, freely carried from early in the season. Vigorous, easy, and stiffly upright growth.Tube: Strongly flushed dark pink red 53C, peg top, chunky appearance.Sepals: Dark pink red 52A below, flush..
Deep vibrant colours, self branching. Smaller, slightly lax bush that reliably gives a fine display for exhibition, bedding, garden or trained, very popular.Tube: Rich red violet, medium length and thickness.Sepals: Rich red violet, slightly paler towards tips, held 3/4 up and straight with tiny t..
Very free flowering, continuously producing a succession of buds.Last cultivar released by Tom Thorne, and reputedly his best.Tube: Pale pink with bolder candy stripes.Sepals: Pink with faint stripes, much paler near tips, 1/2 down.Corolla: Bold rose, magenta picotee edges, up to 1/2 flared.Parentag..
Temporary photo, this one of an untypical flower doesn't do it justice. Free flowering, lovely colours and upswept, twisted sepals.Tube: Pink, medium length and thickness.Sepals: Pink, long, held fully up and twisted.Corolla: Rich purple maturing to a more reddish shade, 1/4 flared, wavy edges to..
Copious amounts of small to medium sized flowers, almost fully flared and making a superb display as they face outwards. An unusual and appealing fuchsia.T: Short, red.Sepals: Red with some pink.Corolla: Veined violet rose.Foliage: Medium sized mid green leaves.Parentage: (Bon Accorde x Whitekn..
This is a variegated sport of the well known semi double 'Snowcap', the flowers are identical. Even more compact in growth, and, as is common with many variegated plants, noticeably slower growing.Tube: Fairly short, red.Sepals: Red, fairly broad, held 1/2 up.Corolla: White, with traces of dark ..
A superb red and purple hardy from a great hybridizer, sourced in response to customer demand. Self branching, vigorous and easy to grow. Inexplicably hard to find in the UK.Tube: Deep cerise, fairly short, rounded.Sepals: Deep cerise, 1/2 up, broad, thick and glossy.Corolla: Rich purple, paler base..
Beautifully bold coloured semi double to double flowers that hold their colour well. If you could bear to, it makes a good cut flower. Easy to grow, an old favourite.Tube: Rose red.Sepals: Rose red, darker tip, held horizontal with strong recurve.Corolla: Opens and matures rose red at base then vi..
Although a trailing fuchsia, the stems are strong and easily support the weight of the substantial flowers. Grows horizontally before weeping, can make a wide, graceful display.Typical summer blooms are much more dramatic and beautiful than the flower in these temporary photos.Tube: Light red pink..
A fuchsia packed with appeal, will flower its socks off all season. Superb.Tube: Pale pink, short.Sepals: Pink, slightly darker underneath, held horizontally with slight recurve.Corolla: Deep rose red, 3/4flared when mature.Foliage: Mid green...
Exeedingly prolific, smothers itself in medium sized single or semi double flowers. Reliable and easy to grow.Tube: Rose pink, curvy shape with slim waist at sepal end.Sepals: Rose pink, paler towards ends with pale green tinge. Held 1/2 up to fully up with slight reflex at tips.Corolla: Very pale r..