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Fuchsia 'Starry Trails'

Starry Trails Fuchsia

Fuchsia

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A beautiful trailing fuchsia that presents large, dark red-violet double flowers, with pale, pink to white sepals; ideal for hanging baskets, patio containers and window boxes; easy to grow, requiring little maintenance; adaptable as houseplant

Description

A beautiful trailing fuchsia that presents large, dark red-violet double flowers, with pale, pink to white sepals; ideal for hanging baskets, patio containers and window boxes; easy to grow, requiring little maintenance; adaptable as houseplant

Landscape Attributes

Starry Trails Fuchsia is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a shapely form and gracefully arching branches. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds to your yard. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Starry Trails Fuchsia is recommended for the following landscape applications;

General Garden Use;Container Planting;Hanging Baskets

Planting & Growing

Starry Trails Fuchsia will grow to be about 12 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 8 years.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

9b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

12 inches

3 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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