Fuchsia Genii

 

Fuchsia Genii. An deciduous upright bush with green foliage. Single flowers with cerise-pink tubes and sepals, rich violet petals ageing to dark rose. Max Height 45cm to 60cm. Ideal for use in a border. Max Spread 45cm to 60cm. Flowers June to September.

 

 

 

Plant in fertile well drained soil in a sheltered site. Full sun / partial shade, Frost hardy. Dead Head regularly.

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.