Standard, hardy Fuchsia 'Delta Sarah' - PlantFuchsia 'Delta Sarah'
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Nurseries continue to be ever more successful in creating a hardy Fuchsia - and this Fuchsia 'Delta Sarah' is one of them. It really does not mind the cold weather. Hardy Fuchsia 'Delta Sarah' is absolutely stunning in a beautiful planter and can be left outdoors in winter.Show more
Planting and flowering details
Show morePlant Hardy Fuchsia 'Delta Sarah' in a large pot or planter with holes in the base and cover the bottom with a layer of gravel or hydro granules for good drainage. Use fresh (or special fuchsia) potting compost. Sprinkle some compost into the pot and plant the root ball at the correct depth. Fill with potting compost and press firmly down. Give it plenty of water immediately after planting. This plant will appreciate a shady or semi-shady area.
Hardy Fuchsia 'Delta Sarah' in a planterThis plant's graceful flowers are perfect in a pot or planter and these double flowers appear throughout the entire summer. This variety combines well with other plants such as Impatiens and foliage plants such as ivy. Line a porous pot with plastic or use a pot liner to prevent the soil from drying out too quickly.
Show moreHardy Fuchsia 'Lady Thumb' needs to be watered quite often during the summer to keep the soil remaining moist, although they don't like their roots to be flooded. Protect the plants from bright sunshine. For an extra rich flowering, it is recommended to mix fertilizer into the water on a weekly basis. By frequently cutting off the spent flowers, a good growth is encouraged.
Show moreFuchsia 'Delta Sarah' has white sepals leading into blueish purple petals. This variety is very hardy so great in the garden and grows into an upright shrub. It can be affected by frost but will always regenerate in the spring and flower profusely again that season.The Hardy Fuchsia 'Lady Thumb' is among the most popular patio plants. It is one of the few flowering plants that can bloom with plenty of flowers while in a semi-shady area. This plant is originally from mountain rainforests located around the equator and is named after the famous botanist Leon Hart Fuchs. The Fuchsia flower species that we know of are all cultivated garden varieties. There are over 8,000 Fuchsia species, including single-flowered, semi-double or double-flowered.
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Latin name Fuchsia 'Delta Sarah' Delivery type Supplied as container plant Guarantee 100% growth and flowering guarantee Color Purple, White Light preference full sun , partial sun , full shade Scented not scented Flowers for cutting no Flowering period June - October Growing height 80 - 100 cm Planting distance 20 - 25 cm