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botanical name:
Phygelius aequalis 'Trewidden Pink'
Phygelius aequalis 'Trewidden Pink' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cape Fuchsia
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: shrub, semi-evergreen
height: 0.90m
width: 0.90m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
description:
Lax, suckering shrub. Large panicles of pendulous, tubular, dusky salmon-pink flowers.

cultivation:
Best in moist, well drained, fertile soil in full sun but tolerant of a range of conditions. Top growth may be damaged by hard frosts and in any case, in cool climates, it is best cut back hard at the end of the season or in early spring.

propagation:
From stem cuttings or rooted suckers.

other notes:
RHS AGM

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