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Botanical name: Fuchsia 'Sir Ian Botham'
Other names: Fuchsia 'Sir Ian Botham'
Variety or cultivar: 'Sir Ian Botham' _ 'Sir Ian Botham' is a semi-upright to trailing half-hardy, deciduous shrub with ovate, toothed, dark green leaves and, from summer into autumn, large, double flowers with purple corollas and horizontal, pink sepals.
Fuchsia 'Sir Ian Botham' is: Deciduous
Flower: Purple in Summer; Purple in Autumn
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
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...
Fuchsia 'Sir Ian Botham' (Fuchsia 'Sir Ian Botham') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.4m 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.
|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:||Tender in frost (H3)|
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