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Fuchsia triphylla 'Firecracker'


Fuchsia triphylla  'Firecracker' (Fuchsia triphylla  'Firecracker')

This plant is growing in the ground in the shade of a large African Tulip Tree (Spathodea campanulata) in Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. on Sept. 15, 2011.



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It is lovely. Really a light in the shady spaces. I get the name, firecracker. It really is.

17 Sep, 2011

 

Thanks! Yes, this variety and others of F. triphylla are widely grown here in shade. In time they can grow to 4ft/1.2m or slightly taller.

Here's a pics of Fuchsia 'Thalia'

http://www.growsonyou.com/photo/slideshow/214093-fuchsia-thalia/member/Delonix1

17 Sep, 2011

 

Interesting

22 Sep, 2011



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