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Fuchsia ‘White Knights Pearl’

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Fuchsia ‘White Knights Pearl’ | Upholland, Lancashire, WN8
Pot SizeTotal Price
1 litre
£1.00

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Plant Finder: about Fuchsia ‘White Knights Pearl’

Common names

Lady's eardrops

Description

Fuchsia ‘White Knights Pearl’ (Lady's eardrops). This genus has about 100 species with many hybrids. They will come in a variety of forms and a wonderful range of colours in shades of red, white, pink and purple. They are deciduous or evergreen trees, shrubs or perennials.

Cultivation

They are frost hardy to frost tender, min 5C, Most of the species will need a sheltered partially shaded position, with fertile moist but well drained soil. Prolonged low temperatures cause loss of top growth. If top growth dies in winter, cut back to ground level in spring. When grown as pot plants in a green house, fuchsias also need high-nitrogen feeds.

Interest and use

Grown for their flowers, usually borne from early summer to early autumn. The flowers are very attractive to bees. Suitable for coastal conditions. Attracts humming birds in suitable geographical locations.

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Fuchsia ‘White Knights Pearl’ | Upholland, Lancashire, WN8 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Fertile, Chalky
  • Soil pH5.5 to 8.5
  • WaterMoist

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