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Fuchsia Upright "Southgate"- 9cm x 3 Plants

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Botanical name

Fuchsia 'South Gate'

Other names

Fuchsia 'South Gate', Fuchsia 'Southgate'



Variety or Cultivar

'South Gate' _ 'South Gate' is a tender, bushy to semi-trailing, deciduous shrub with red-purple stems bearing small, oval, veined, dark green leaves and, from midsummer into autumn, double flowers with a pale pink corolla and green-flushed, pale pink sepals.





Pale-pink in Summer; Pale-pink in Autumn


Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Capsid bug , Vine weevil

Specific diseases

Grey mould , Rust

General care


Pruning group 6

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings

Where to grow

Fuchsia 'South Gate' (Fuchsia 'South Gate') will reach a height of 0.5m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Containers, Greenhouse, Indoor


Under glass, grow in loam-based or loam-less compost in bright filtered light with moderate humidity and good ventilation. Apply a liquid feed monthly in growth. Keep just moist in winter. If used as a patio plant, overwinter indoors.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral


Partial Shade, Full Sun


North, South, East, West