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Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Lady Thumb'
Other names: Fuchsia 'Lady Thumb'
Variety or cultivar: 'Lady Thumb' _ 'Lady Thumb' is a compact, bushy, dwarf deciduous shrub with dark-green leaves. In summer and autumn it bears small, semi-double flowers with crimson-pink tube and sepals and pink-veined white petals.
Fuchsia 'Lady Thumb' is: Deciduous
Flower: White, Pink, Crimson in Summer; White, Pink, Crimson in Autumn
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
Habit: Bushy, Compact
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific diseases: Rust
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Fuchsia 'Lady Thumb' (Fuchsia 'Lady Thumb') 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
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.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
|Hardiness:||Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)|
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