This plant has no fragrance
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Tree Fuchsia Overview
Fuchsia arborescens is a large species of bush, sometimes classed as a small tree with bright rosy-pink flowers that grow in clusters. In Autumn it will produce dark purple/black fruits, that look like berries. The leaves are dark green with a shiny top and pale underside. is an attractive species in the evening primrose family, Onagraceae. Flowers are tubular and bright pink-purple to red in colour. It has a clumping, bushy habit and is half-hardy, coping with temperatures as low as -5 degrees Celsius, plant in a position of full or partial sun, in moist, well-draining soil for optimal growth. This species is part of the Royal Horticultural Society “Plants for Pollinators” initiative to showcase plants which support pollinator populations by providing ample amounts of nectar and/ or pollen. A great choice for encouraging pollinating insect wildlife into your garden!
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How to propagate Tree Fuchsia
Propagate from seed or cuttings.
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Other uses of Tree Fuchsia
The fruit that is produced on this plant is edible and has a mildly sweet taste to it.