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Earl of Beaconsfield
Currently Unavailable
Hybridiser: Laing, John, (UK)
Year Introduced: 1875
Height 60cm
Spread 70cm


Elegant fuchsia, freely produces quite large single flowers, starting early. Does not produce seed and isn't too keen on rain and wind, but a magnificent old cultivar and still most rewarding to grow. Needs pinching to shape.

Tube: Medium long, salmon pink.

Sepals: Salmon pink fading to pale green tip.

Corolla: Salmon orange.

Parentage: F. fulgens x Perfection.

AFS 1527

Flower Size
Medium (3 - 4.5cm) #
Flower Type
Single #
Semi Trailing #
H2 (Min 1°C to 5°C) #
Tubular Flower #