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– Angela , Ayrshire

Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby' (Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
1.2m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
0.9m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby'

Other names: Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby', Fuchsia hybrida 'Lady Boothby'

Genus: Fuchsia Fuchsia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Lady Boothby' _ 'Lady Boothby' is a shrub with single red and dark-purple (almost black) flowers


Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby' is: Deciduous

Flower: Dark-purple, Red in Summer; Dark-purple, Red in Autumn

Foliage: Green in Summer

Habit: Bushy, Drooping

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 'Lady Boothby' (Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby') will reach a height of 1.2m and a spread of 0.9m after 2-5 years.

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

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), Tender in frost (H3)


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Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby'

Other names: Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby', Fuchsia hybrida 'Lady Boothby'

Genus: Fuchsia Fuchsia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Lady Boothby' _ 'Lady Boothby' is a shrub with single red and dark-purple (almost black) flowers


Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby' is: Deciduous

Flower: Dark-purple, Red in Summer; Dark-purple, Red in Autumn

Foliage: Green in Summer

Habit: Bushy, Drooping

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 'Lady Boothby' (Fuchsia 'Lady Boothby') will reach a height of 1.2m and a spread of 0.9m after 2-5 years.

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

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), Tender in frost (H3)


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