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botanical name:
Fuchsia 'Komeet'
Fuchsia 'Komeet' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Onagraceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 0.90m
width: 0.75m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: red
fruit colour: maroon
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Hardy, bushy habit. Single flowers with red sepals and purple corollas flushed red at the base and ageing to reddish-lilac. Red flushed stems and deep green foliage..

cultivation:
Moist well drained fertile soil. Full sun or part shade. Sheltered position in a mild climate location.

propagation:
From cuttings.

usage:
Good for coastal planting.

other notes:
Raised by Groot, Netherlands, 1970

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