Fuchsia Coralle

Description

(Fuchsia ‘Coralle’)

SPECIAL QUALITIES

An eye catching plant with clusters of orange-pink tubular flowers.

FLOWERS

Terminal clusters of pink orange tubes appear from early summer to mid autumn.

POSITION & USES

Coralie’ 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

CULTIVATION

Prune to a strong framework in early spring. Mulch and water in summer.

FERTILISING

Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed will keep it looking is best.

WATER RATING

  • 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.

Herb Attributes

Plants Needed per Square Metre 4
Habit A vigorous upright growing evergreen that is tender to severe frosts.
Position Part Sun, Frost Sensitive.
Height 90CM
Width 60CM