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Fuchsia boliviana var. Alba


Vigorous, upright climbing species fuchsia. Producing hanging clusters of funnel-shaped, white and red, slender blossoms up to 5cm long, followed by purple edible berries. Leaves are large and hairy, medium to dark green with reddish veining. Branches are red when young aging, to brown and peeling. Suitable for indoor cultivation only as frost tender

Native to Southern Peru, Bolivia and Northern Argentina at altitudes of 1,000 to 3,000m. This large shrub/small tree requires plenty of root space

Height & Spread:   4m x 1-1.2m

SKU: N/A Category: Product ID: 1256


Family: Onagraceae
Type: Species, climber
Habit: Upright
Hardiness Zone: Tender, needs frost free greenhouse or tunnel
  (Min 1oC to5oC)
Tube: Long, funnel-shaped, white
Sepal: Short, reflexed, white with light red markings at base
Corolla: Light red to deep crimson
Origins/Parentage: Southern Peru, Bolivia and Northern Argentina
Hybridiser/Discoverer:  Jean-Bapiste Lamarck – 1744 to 1829 (France)
Introduced: 1768


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