Fuchsia 'Riccartonii'

(Hardy fuchsia)

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Type
Shrub
Planted
2004
Edible?
Yes
Culinary Uses?
Yes
Native?
No
Naturally occurring on site?
No
Propagated Here?
No

Description

Red and purple 'ballerina' blooms all summer on vigorous bushes.

Culinary Uses

Its late summer fruits are edible fresh or cooked.

Cultivation

Unfussy but can be set back by a severe winter.

Maintenance

As we grow this in our hedgerows, it is clipped in late summer.