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botanical name:
Fuchsia 'Checkerboard'
Fuchsia 'Checkerboard' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Onagraceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.00m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 10 to 11
description:
Bush variety, vigorous, upright habit. Produces numerous small pendulous single flowers with very long deep pink tubes, recurved white sepals and deep pink corollas. Flowers throughout summer into autumn.

cultivation:
Frost tender. Moist well drained fertile soil. Full sun or part shade. Overwinter in frost-free place, keeping the soil fairly dry.

propagation:
From cuttings.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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