Magenta Cape Fuchsia
Phygelius capensis 'Magenta'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat; less often, once established.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||fy-GEL-us ka-PEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 2 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Summer to fall.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Growth Habit||Spreading, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat; less often, once established.|
Thrives in well-drained soil, enriched with organic matter. Drought tolerant in cool coastal areas when established. Spreads slowly by underground stems. Cut back to basal foliage in late winter. Apply an all-purpose slow release fertilizer in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9