Fuchsia magellanica 'Aurea'

Golden Hardy Fuchsia

Semi-evergreen Perennial

The bright golden foliage of this hardy fuchsia (Fuchsia magellenica 'Aurea') makes for a vivid contrast with pendants of deep magenta that bejewel the plant from summer to fall.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even


Size: 36 - 48 tall x 36 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attracts Bees, Attracts Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attractive Foliage, Flowers, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Gold, Yellow, Yellow / Gold

Flower Color: Magenta / Deep Pink, Red
Bloom Season: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Summer, Fall
Flower Shape: Pendant

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border
Special Situations: Deer Resistant
Wildlife: Bees, Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Hummingbirds, Rabbit Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Summer, Fall, Late Spring / Early Summer, Three Seasons of Interest
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos