Fuchsia 'Rijs 2001' in the Fuchsias Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Fuchsia
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Also sold as:
Rhys
Rys 2001

Data specific to Fuchsias (Edit)
Hybridizer: De Boer
Year: 2002
Country: NL
Habit: Upright
Type: Single
Color of sepals: Other: Light Greenish White
Color of corolla: White

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches
Plant Spread: 24 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Parentage: Fuchsia obconica x Fuchsia splendens

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Comments:
Posted by Pwinget (Victoria, BC - Zone 7b) on Aug 28, 2013 12:42 PM

Bushy habit with a lot of horizontal branching.

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Posted by valleylynn (Dallas, OR - Zone 8b) on Feb 9, 2019 4:17 PM

According to the Oregon Fuchsia Society in Portland, OR this may be hardy in zone 8 if the crown is planted deeply, to protect it during the winter.
I will be giving this a try as soon as the weather warms up enough to put this young plant out in the garden.

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