Epilobium california 'Uvas Canyon'

San Jose California Fuchsia

Plant family: Onagraceae - Evening-Primrose


Plant type: Shrub

Plant origin: N/A, California, Horticultural Selection

Container Avail Qty Add to
My List
One Gallon 0   12.99

Add to My List

Flower Color Orange, Red
Blooming Season Summer
Height 2-3 feet, 3-5 feet
Spread 1-5 feet
Sun / Shade   
Monthly Water
> Learn More
Wildlife Friendliness Rating
Plant Community > Learn More

Best Soil Conditions > Learn More

Decomposed Granite

Special Characteristic

Plant Highlights

This California fuchsia has fuzzy gray foliage that sets its orange-red flowers off to perfection. This fuchsia is also a favorite with hummingbirds during the summer when the plant is in bloom. 'Uvas Canyon' is the tallest of the California fuchsias, with a deeper red flower than the other native fuchsias. It is also perfect as a border plant or in a garden. Despite its origins in San Jose it has proven to be very reliable both on the coast and inland in Southern California. As with most other California fuchsias, cut back hard after its summer long bloom cycle.

Leave us a comment, your rating and/or your favorite picture

Please share your thoughts with us about this plant. We would like to hear about the good things and the problems. We also would appreciate seeing any photos and have you rate this plant. To leave comments or to rate a plant you must be registered.




No comments for this plant.