Flowers: July-Sept. Plant in full sun. HxS 1.5mx1.5m
Known as Cape fuchsia, this semi-evergreen shrub or herbaceous perennial has dark green ovate leaves and panicles of red buds which open up with tubular, deep-pink flowers with orange lobes and yellow throats. Hardiness H5. Pot size 1.5 litre.
Care & Maintenance.
Propagate by seed or take softwood cuttings in late spring. Cut back to the base in late spring.