|1||15C+||Indoor||Grow as a houseplant or under heated glass.|
|2||10 to 15C+||Indoor / Outdoor||Grow indoors, or outdoors in summer in a sheltered spot|
|3||5 to 10C||Tender||Grow outdoors in summer, and in a heated glasshouse in winter.|
|4||1 to 5C||Tender||Grow outdoors or under glass without risk of frost.|
|5||-5 to 1C||Half-Hardy||Hardy in coastal/mild/sheltered areas. Will not tolerate hard/sudden frost. May require winter protection in situ. such as fleece or straw mulch.|
|6||-10 to -5C||Hardy||May suffer at altitude, central/northerly locations, harsh winters, cold gardens and when grown in pots.|
|7||-15 to -10C+||Hardy||Will survive most severe winters but may be at risk in central/northerly locations and in pots. Top growth may be destroyed but will usually re-grow.|
|8||-20 to -15C||Hardy||Will survive severe winter, but may need protection when grown in pots.|
|9||-20C & Colder||Very Hardy / Hardy||in the severest European climates.|
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Originating from New Zealand
A species with a prostrate or trailing habit. Small round leaves on long, slender stems. Curious, small but very attractive flowers appear in summer. These are green, yellow and orange tubes with purple sepals, followed by large, edible cranberry like fruits. Quite unique amongst fuchsias.
Grow in moist but well-drained soil in part shade where it will form a mat-like ground cover, or in a raised container where it will trail.
Reasonably hardy in a sheltered garden.
Height and spread after 2 – 3 years 15cm x 50cm
Semi mature height and spread after 5 – 6 years 15cm x 1m
Low and compact, Trailing or Hanging
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