Slender, arching branches with small, round to oval purplish-green foliage m, which turns yellow beforefalling in autumn, forms a foil for the narrow, hanging fuchsia flowers which have a scarlet outer and violet-blue inner petals. Amongst one of the most hardy of all varieties.
Suitable for: Requires full sun. Tolerates a wide range of soils except extremely wet or dry. Normally hardy.
Height and Spread in 10 years: 1.1m x 1.1m.
Planting: Soak the rootball before planting. Plant in a hole twice the diameter of the rootball or pot. Mix an organic soil improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil. Water regularly until established.
Care: Reduce all previous season's growth to within 3cm of ground level in spring.