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Tree Fuchsia arborescens
Tree Fuchsia arborescens
Tree Fuchsia arborescens
Tree Fuchsia arborescens
Tree Fuchsia arborescens
Tree Fuchsia arborescens

Tree Fuchsia arborescens

A truly spectacular fuchsia tree with dainty lilac buds which burst into sprays of delicate pink.
Scented / Fragrant
Perfect In Pots
Plant In Sunshine
Protect From Frost
Easy To Grow
Wildlife Friendly
RHS Perfect Pollinators
  • An unusual, elegant tree fuchsia that will bring an exotic, Mediterranean feel to your garden
  • Sprays of dark pink buds that open to small, fragrant pinkish-purple flowers in summer
  • Blooming for most of the year, the exciting flowers are followed by edible, dark blue-purple fruits
  • Recommended by the RHS as a plant that is 'perfect for pollinators'
  • Supplied as 6 jumbo plug plants ready for potting on or planting out when all risk of frost has passed
6 x Plug Plants - Item: 400891
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Product Description

If you're looking for something a little different then this is one of the more unusual types of fuchsia - an elegant garden shrub will bring an exotic, almost Mediterranean feel to your garden.

An upright, evergreen shrub, fuchsia arborescens is a popular 'old fashioned' type plant with glossy, mid-green leaves and sprays of dark pink buds that open to small, fragrant pinkish-purple flowers in summer. Blooming for many months, the exciting flowers are followed by edible, dark blue-purple fruits.

Recommended by the RHS as a plant that is 'perfect for pollinators' your tree fuschsia will help attract a wide range of wildlife into your garden and provide a vaulable food source for many pollinating insects.

Supplied as 6 jumbo plug plants ready for potting on or planting out when all risk of frost has passed. Flowers July - August. Grows to 2.5m x 2.5m

What Is Supplied

Item 400891 supplied as:
Supplied as 6 jumbo plug plants ready for potting on or planting out when all risk of frost has passed. Flowers July - August. Grows to 2.5m x 2.5m

Plant Information

Top Tips

Planting advice for fuchsia arborescens:

Plant outdoors in a fertile soil with protection from cold, drying winds and frost. Plants can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F). but are best grown as a conservatory plant or left outside for the summer and brought inside for winter.

  • On receipt, unpack plugs immediately and stand them in water for an hour.
  • If you can’t do this, they can sit in their mini greenhouse for a week if upright and not too wet.
  • Plugs may be slightly dry or yellow after being in a dark box in the post, but they’ll quickly recover.
  • Put them somewhere warm, light and airy such as a windowsill or greenhouse.
  • Pot up plugs and grow them on in warm, frost free conditions until all risk of frost has passed. Alternatively, plant them where they are to flower when all risk of frost has passed.
  • When potting on, handle plugs carefully. Pot on using our 9cm pots in Shuttle Trays, using good multi-purpose compost.
  • Give your plants a good water initially, then only when the top compost starts to dry. They don’t like to be left in standing water.
  • Plant approx. 20cm (8in) apart to allow them room to grow.

 

Aftercare advice for fuchsia tree:

  • If growth is poor, feed once a year in spring with a general-purpose fertiliser such as Fish, Blood and Bone.
  • After planting, water regularly in the coming spring and summer to aid establishment.
  • Once established they should only need the occasional soak during hot summers.
  • Mulch annually with organic matter, such as garden compost or well-rotted manure
Planting / Flowering Calendar
Best Time To Plant
When Your Plant Will Flower
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fully Grown Plant dimensions (approx)
Plant Dimensions
250cm
250cm
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Tree Fuchsia arborescens
Tree Fuchsia arborescens
6 x Plug Plants
Item: 400891
RRP £12.99
Deal Price £7.99
Save: £5.00 - 38%