Fuchsia Plants
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fuchias

Zone Union City, California, 94587 | janetdutra11 added on April 21, 2017 | Answered

How do you deadhead? Also, to keep blooming, to you cut below blossom? If so, how far, or how many leaves just below cut?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on April 24, 2017

Once a week you can inspect your plant for spent or wilting flowers.
Pinch off the old flower with your finger tips about 1/4 inch below the base of the flower.
If a stem is no longer producing flowers, pinch it back to the 2nd set of leaves from the base of the stem.

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