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Fuchsia – Eruptions – Fuchsa – Fuchsia hybrid

Garden Height
12 - 16
Spacing
12 - 15
Spread
12 - 15
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Medium
Flower Colors
Red
Light Level
Part Shade to Shade
Proven Selections

Handsome foliage is offset by gorgeous vibrant flowers. Stunning as a container plant, or plant among coleus and silver artemisia. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Prefers a moist, well-drained location sheltered from drying winds.

Features

Handsome foliage is offset by gorgeous vibrant flowers. Stunning as a container plant, or plant among coleus and silver artemisia. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. Prefers a moist, well-drained location sheltered from drying winds.

Dead-Heading Not Necessary

Maintenance Notes

Fertilize weekly during growth period.

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Container

Soil Fertility Average Soil

pH C - pH 6.0 - 6.5

EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9

Fertilization 150 - 200

Light Requirements Medium

Water Requirements Dry to Moderate

Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature 50 - 60° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information

Spring through Summer Finish. Standard PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 8-10
6" and Gallon Pot : 10-12
7-9" Pot :
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot :

Pinching and Growth Regulators

Pinch at transplant if needed. Further pinching should be avoided unless needed for shaping. PGRs should not be needed.

Pest and Disease Management

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.

Grower Tips

Excellent crop for 4 to 6 inch pots.