Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Helen Spence'
Other names: Fuchsia 'Helen Spence'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Helen Spence' _ 'Helen Spence' is an upright, bushy, deciduous shrub with ovate, toothed, dark green leaves, and, throughout summer,flowers with pale pink sepals and double, reddish-pink to red corollas.
Fuchsia 'Helen Spence' is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-pink in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
Specific diseases: Rust
Pruning: Pruning group 6. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Fuchsia 'Helen Spence' (Fuchsia 'Helen Spence') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.4m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal
Cultivation: Grow in moist, fertile soil in sun or light shade in shelter. Plant the base of the stem 5cm below the soil surface. In cold areas, provide a deep winter mulch and shelter from cold drying winds. May be taller and semi-evergreen in areas with mild winters
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
Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)
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