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botanical name:
Fuchsia 'Tom West'
Fuchsia 'Tom West' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Onagraceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 0.60m
width: 0.75m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: red
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -2°C
USDA zone: 10 to 11
description:
Lax bushy to semi-trailing habit with variegated foliage of greyish green leaves edged cream and sometimes becoming flushed with pink and red. Single flower with red sepals and purple corollas. Borderline hardy.

cultivation:
Moist well drained fertile soil in sun or part shade. Fairly frost tender, though roots may survive outside in mild areas, especially if given some protection over winter. Otherwise overwinter in a cool, frost-free place, keeping the soil fairly dry.

propagation:
From cuttings.

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