Fuchsia denticulata Fanfare Fuchsias Native-Bolivia Peru.
Species of Fuchsia native to southern Peru, Bolivia and northern Argentina. It is a medium evergreen shrub, growing to 2–4 m tall, with a spreading, open habit. It has large, hairy mid-green leaves and red petioles. It has large drooping flowers up to 20 cm long borne in late summer and autumn of scarlet red/salmon flowers with the individual flowers 3–7 cm long. After flowering it bears small red-purple, edible fruit 10–26 mm long.
Fuchsia boliviana is widely grown in shade or part-shade in any cooler climates. An easterly aspect is recommended. Plants require protection from direct sun and temperatures exceeding 40 °C. The plants are hardy to about -4 °C for short periods. Propagation is by seed or cuttings.
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