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Fuchsia thymifolia
(sold as Variagata)

Family: Onagraceae

Common names: LADIES EARDROPS, LADY'S EARDROPS

Native to: Mexico, Northern Guatemala

Sentiment: humble love

Plant

Type: perennial

Forms: arching, erect

Leaves deciduous

Max height: 1.5 feet

Max width: 2 feet

Flower

pink

Leaf

green, secondary color present

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: hummingbird

Plant part consumed by birds: nectar

Plant features: deciduous

Exposure: light shade

Landscape use: container

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: loam

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: regular

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