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Variegated Fuchsias?

Posted by mark4321 9b CA Sunset 17 (My Page) on
Thu, Jun 21, 12 at 23:09

I was curious if anyone grows variegated Fuchsias and has pictures to post.

I'm also looking for one, the variegated Fuchsia procumbens, sometimes called 'Mary Miller'. Since there's no exchange forum, I guess I need to mention it here.

I just bought my first variegated Fuchsia today: Fuchsia 'Firecracker' (F. triphylla) at Roger Reynold's Nursery in Menlo Park, CA. It was $5. I was really impressed with the variegation of this variety.

Fuchsia Firecracker from Roger Reynold's Nursery in Menlo Park

A view from the side, so you can see the coloration on the underside of the leaves:

Fuchsia Firecracker side view

I do have Fuchsia procumbens, which is small and new, but opened a flower today:

Fuchsia procumbens flower, newly opened

I give a link below to a picture of the variegated F. procumbens, which I would be interested in trading for. I have a few other Fuchsias (F. denticulata, F. boliviana Alba, F. procumbens, F. bacillaris F. 'First Success') as well as a number of other plants.

I also want to again mention that I have a F. boliviana Alba that is producing lots of berries. I can send a berry (or maybe two) for postage. Each has a couple hundred seeds, I think.

Here is a link that might be useful: Fuchsia procumbens variegata photo (Sequim Rare Plants)


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RE: Variegated Fuchsias?

I just wanted to mention that I picked up Fuchsia procumbens variegata from Earthworks, for $3.25. I was very happy with the plant and with the fact they charge so little for shipping.

I ordered it along with 'Orange Queen' and the total bill was only $12.

Here is a link that might be useful: Fuchsia procumbens at Earthworks


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