Calistoga California Fuchsia
Calistoga is a lovely variety of California Fuchsia that produces hot neon orange-red flowers in abundance! Has a rounder leaf than many varieties and grows to a foot tall by about 3 feet wide. The blooming season lasts from August all the way to October and is a big time magnet for the hummingbirds! Winter deciduous so don’t panic when it drops its leaves in November. Spreads via underground runners.
Latin Name: Epilobium canum ‘Calistoga’
Site and Soil: Well draining, unamended soils in full sun
Hardiness: Hardy to about 0 F.
Size at Maturity: 1′ x 3′
Bloom Time: late summer into early fall
Pests & Diseases: None that we have observed
USDA Zone: 7b