Fuchsia arborescens

tree fuchsia

F. arborescens is an upright, evergreen shrub or small tree to 2m tall. Its glossy, mid to dark green, elliptic leaves are up to 20cm long and arranged in whorls. Panicles of dark pink buds open to small, fragrant pinkish-purple flowers in summer, followed by dark purple to blue-black fruits

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Years until maturity

10-20 years

Grow the Mexican blueberry, which is actually a variety of upright, shrubby fuchsia, sometimes even referred to as a 'tree fuchsia'. The juicy, soft, edible...

£14.99Thompson & Morgan