Year Introduced: 1948
The first fuchsia registered with the American Fuchsia Society. Ground-breaking at the time, and still a spectacular and lovely plant. Semi trailing habit, ideal for a basket, likes warmth.
Tube: Light carmine, very long, slim, bulge at ovary end.
Sepals: Light carmine, slim, 1/2 down, bulge at ovary end.
Corolla: Vermilion, broad spoon shaped petals, 1/4 to 1/2 flared.
Foliage: Large dark green leaves.
Parentage: F. triphylla x San Francisco?
AFS 1, NkvF 1597
|Giant (6cm +)||#|
|H1c (Min 5°C to 10°C)||#|