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Fuchsia 'Paul Fisher' (Fuchsia 'Paul Fisher')

Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
0.3m
Max height
Ultimate spread
0.45m
Max spread
Time to maturity
2-5 years
To maturity

Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Paul Fisher'

Other names: Fuchsia 'Paul Fisher', Fuchsia 'Paul H.S. Fisher', Trailing fuchsia 'Paul Fisher'

Genus: Fuchsia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Paul Fisher' _ 'Paul Fisher' is a vigorous, trailing, half-hardy, deciduous shrub with ovate, toothed, mid-green leaves and, from summer into autumn, double flowers with dark purple-black corollas and bright pink sepals.


Fuchsia 'Paul Fisher' is: Deciduous

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

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

Habit: Trailing

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Grey mould , Rust

General care

Pruning: In early spring, cut back the previous year's flowering stems to two strong buds. . REGISTER to read more...

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


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Fuchsia 'Paul Fisher' (Fuchsia 'Paul Fisher') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.45m after 2-5 years.

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

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: Tender in frost (H3)


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