|~ Cape Fuchsia: Moonraker ~|
My original plant (African Queen -seen below) out grew the bed that I originally planted it in. I now have some cuttings elsewhere, but they don't seem to be taking very well & I hope I don't loose them entirely.
|~ Cape Fuchsia: African Queen ~|
My mom gave me a second plant a few years ago - not knowing I already had one & this one is called Moonraker with lovely lime & green flowers.
I may be pruning these plants incorrectly or they find it too wet in the winters, but this one is also suffering slightly. Again - something else for me to study up over the winter to see if I can figure out how to encourage a more healthy & robust plant. The hummingbirds adore these plants so I'd like to get a few more of them around the yard, especially the brightly coloured African Queen variety.