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Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple' (Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
1m
Max height
1m
Max spread
2-5 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple'

Other names

Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple'

Genus

Fuchsia Fuchsia

Variety or Cultivar

'Mrs Popple' _ 'Mrs Popple' is a vigorous, upright shrub with small, dark-green leaves. In summer and autumn it bears single flowers with bright red sepals and tube, and violet-purple petals.


Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple' is: Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Upright

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

Bright-red, Purple in Summer; Purple, Bright-red in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil

Rust Rust

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple' (Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1m 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

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)

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Botanical name

Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple'

Other names

Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple'

Genus

Fuchsia Fuchsia

Variety or Cultivar

'Mrs Popple' _ 'Mrs Popple' is a vigorous, upright shrub with small, dark-green leaves. In summer and autumn it bears single flowers with bright red sepals and tube, and violet-purple petals.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Bushy, Upright

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

Bright-red, Purple in Summer; Purple, Bright-red in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil

Specific diseases

Rust

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple' (Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1m 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

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)

USDA zones

Zone 11, Zone 10, Zone 9, Zone 8

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Fuchsia 'Mrs Popple'. SE England, June 2013. (26/06/2013)

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Hi Kate

That all sounds good to me thanks for the info. read more

mrs popple fuchsia

when is the best time to move this plant and is there any special care to be taken when doing so. read more

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