Fuchsia Plants
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Fuchsia

Lilbit added on June 2, 2012 | Answered

I have it in a hanging basket. It just does not seem to be getting any fuller, it is sort of "spindley" looking. I have been watering it daily, feeding about every two weeks. I previously had it hanging in the morning sun of about four hours, it brought on a wilted look, so I have had it on the shaded side of the porch for a few weeks now, which improved, but still just seems not thickening up.

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Nikki
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Answered on June 4, 2012

These plants do best in part sun. This should help with the legginess. Also, the plant may simply need to be trimmed back a bit to promote new growth.

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Lilbit
Answered on June 4, 2012

Thanks for your help, Cindy.

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