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Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess' (Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
0.5m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess'

Other names: Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess'

Genus: Fuchsia Fuchsia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Dollar Princess' _ 'Dollar Princess' is a small, bushy, upright deciduous shrub with dark-green leaves. In summer and autumn it bears small, double flowers with short tubes and broad, recurved cerise-crimson sepals; its petals are purple with red veins .


Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess' is: Deciduous

Flower: Red, Purple, Dark-pink in Summer; Red, Purple, Dark-pink in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

Habit: Bushy, Erect

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil

Diseases: May be affected by rust.

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess' (Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Plant outdoors in moist, fertile soil with the base of the stem 5cm below the soil surface. Provide a deep winter mulch and shelter from cold drying winds.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess'

Other names: Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess'

Genus: Fuchsia Fuchsia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Dollar Princess' _ 'Dollar Princess' is a small, bushy, upright deciduous shrub with dark-green leaves. In summer and autumn it bears small, double flowers with short tubes and broad, recurved cerise-crimson sepals; its petals are purple with red veins .


Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess' is: Deciduous

Flower: Red, Purple, Dark-pink in Summer; Red, Purple, Dark-pink in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

Habit: Bushy, Erect

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil

Diseases: May be affected by rust.

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess' (Fuchsia 'Dollar Princess') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Plant outdoors in moist, fertile soil with the base of the stem 5cm below the soil surface. Provide a deep winter mulch and shelter from cold drying winds.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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