Blue Fuchsias?

biscuitboyjrApril 27, 2006

I recently purchased a Deltas Sarah & a Army Nurse. Will they be blue or purple?

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crazyforcorelli(z5 utah)

TheyÂll be purple. ItÂs the same as with most other flowers: petunias, pansies, you name it. In the horticultural world, blue usually means a shade of purple.

Although the on-line fuchsia database offered by the Swedish Fuchsia Society (http://www2.dicom.se/fuchsias/engliststart.html) lists the corolla of Army Nurse as "blueviolet," IÂm not aware of any truly blue fuchsia. The same database identifies the corolla of Blue Satin as "blue" with no qualifiers; nevertheless, the linked image appears purple.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2006 at 2:01AM
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biscuitboyjr

ok, thats blue enough for me!

P.S. At lound garden centre, they are 99p! On QVC they are £11.99

    Bookmark   April 28, 2006 at 2:53PM
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