Fuchsia 'Checkerboard' has single blooms of white to palest pink with bright red corollas.
Fuchsia 'Checkerboard' has single blooms of white to palest pink with bright red corollas. A number of different Fuchsia are hardy to zone 7 or 8. To increase hardiness bury the base of the shrub 3-4 inches below the surface of the soil as you would a rose.
Common Name: Hardy Fuchsia
Family: Onagraceae (The Evening Primrose Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-10
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average
Benefits: Hummingbirds, Bees
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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