(Fuchsia ‘Candy Bells’)
A compact selection from the Central American Fuchsias that have masses of tiny flowers.
Tiny red pink flowers of are freely produeed from early spring to late autumn.
POSITION & USES
Candy Bells is a plant for the shade or semi shade. It is frost hardy in most parts of Australia but doesn’t like the extreme heat. It prefers moist soils and protection from wind. Plant under trees, on the south side of buildings or in containers.
Prune to a strong frame work in early spring. Mulch and water in summer.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking is best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten.
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||2|
|Habit||A compact and shrubby plant.|
|Position||Part Sun, Moderate Frost.|