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Fuchsia 'Genii' (Hardy) (Large Plant)

Hardy Shrub

Fuchsia 'Genii' is an extra special fuchsia with not only colourful flowers, as the foliage is also rather striking. The flowers have inky blue petals backed by magenta tepals, and these blooms are set against golden, glowing foliage.

Fuchsia 'Genii' is a brilliant, easy to grow shrub for borders or large patio containers. Plants are fully hardy and will last for many years. Fuchsias will grow happily in sun or part shade; in fact they are most at home in a dappled shade position, so are excellent for difficult corners of the patio.

Fuchsias will flower from the end of June to September, and are easy maintenance; just a little deadheading every few days will encourage plenty more blooms. Fuchsia genii has an RHS Award of Garden Merit too. Height and spread: 90cm (36").

Useful links:

How to grow fuchsias

Culinary note: Add the beautiful coloured flowers to salads, crystallise them for a sweet garnish or add them to jellies for an extra splash of colour. For more details about edible flowers click here.


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Plant hardy fuchsias into light, well-drained soil in sun or part shade. When growing in containers, use a quality, well drained compost such as John Innes No.3. Pinch out the growing tips of your fuchsia plants once, to promote bushier growth and more flowers.
Feed and water plants regularly throughout the growing season. Deadhead faded fuchsia flowers to encourage more blooms to be produced. Apply a deep mulch of bark around the base of hardy fuchsias in autumn to protect the roots from winter cold. Take care not to mound mulch up against the main stem. Prune stems back to a low permanent framework in spring.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a P&P charge of £1.95.
Orders which include any other products will incur a P&P charge of £4.95.
Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products a maximum P&P charge of £6.90 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

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  1. FUCHSIA GENII delivery.

    By glyn osman 26-05-2016

    just received my fuchia genii from you so well packed how did you get so much plant into that size box. It is so healthy with many branches and so many leaves it is one of the best looking plants I have had. looking forwards to all the flowers that are going to come over the summer months. Thank you very much. glynosman.


    Thank you very much for your review. I am glad that you have been happy with your purchase. I hope we can continue to be of service to you in the future.

  2. Plants practically dead

    By andrew greig 07-05-2015

    I received two of these plants recently in a very poor condition. One has subsequently withered away completely. Very disappointed.


    Thank you for your review. I am very sorry to hear of your disappointment with your purchase. If you could please contact our Customer Care Team on, one of our agents will be happy to investigate this matter further.

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