Fuchsia – Firecracker – Upright Fuchsia – Fuchsia hybrid
Dead-Heading Not Necessary
Performs best in moist, but well-drained soil.
Use in containers.
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Container
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.
Excellent crop for 4 to 6 inch pots.