Information for Fuchsia procumbens

Fuchsia procumbens - 1  packet for 12 Euros
Fuchsia procumbens - 1  gram for 19 Euros
Fuchsia procumbens - 5  gram for 23 Euros

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 13225
USDA average, annual, minimum temperature Zone:9
Type of plant - sub-shrub
Flower: tube pale ORANGE, lobes GREEN base, PURPLE tips, 1-2cm. long, anth. BLUE
Fruit: br. RED, glauc., ~ 1.8cm., persistent..(stratify 1 month)
Foliage: sub-orb., cord.,1-2cm., - ground cover plant, trails ~ 50cm., walls, baskets
Height in meters: 0.1 X trailing

Common names for Fuchsia procumbens: Basket Fuchsia,  Creeping Fuchsia,  New Zealand Creeping Fuchsia,  Trailing Fuchsia, 

Fuchsia procumbens is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
1:   Stock list
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
23:   New Zealand Natives and Introduced Species
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
131:   Toxic Plants
139:   Hanging Basket Container Plant Seed List
161:   Edible Flowers
165:   Shady Condition Plant Seed List
190:   Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates
531:  Onagraceae

Germination guide
Fuchsia procumbens seeds will usually germinate in 21-90 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally will only germinate with light so surface sow. Sow Fuchsia procumbens seeds on the surface of a Peaty seed sowing mix at about 22C.

Sow on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)

Soak in rain water for 3-4 days. Keep compost moist.

SEED GERMINATION THEORY AND PRACTICE; by Professor Norman C. Deno
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