Fuchsia Chilli Red
The attractive chilli red pepper like buds open into beautiful bright red flowers from summer onwards, and attract bees to your garden.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Semi evergreen
Flower Colour: Red
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Shrub
Main Attribute: Flowering throughout summer.
Height / Spread: 40cm x 50cm (16in x 20in)
Fuchsias make a great display in the garden, plant them slightly deeper than pot depth to give added protection to the root system.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Whitefly, Vine Weevil, Botrytis.
Plant Care: Trim to ground level in late autumn and new growth will appear in spring.
Care and Time: Low - autumn
Benefits: Great garden plant, easy to grow, good for pots or borders, long lasting colour, attracts bees.
History: Fuchsia are naturally found in the southern hemisphere, they are hundreds of cultivated varieties to choose from and flower form can vary greatly.
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