Fuchsia arborescens 'Blutini' delivers pink flowers in summer followed by clusters of edible blue fruit in the fall!
Fuchsia arborescens 'Blutini' is an unusual flowering shrub that delivers delightful sprays of pink tubular flowers in summer followed by clusters of edible, blueberry-like, dark blue fruit in the fall! Large, deep-green glossy foliage is evergreen if sheltered from frost. Protect in winter. Photo credit: Wikipedia.
Common Name: Mexican Blueberry
Family: Onagraceae (The Evening Primrose Family)
Zone Hardiness: 9-11
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Red
Bloom Time: Summer - Fall
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees, Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - Central and South America
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