Fuchsia Plants
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I have 5 healthy fuchsia plants, grown from seedlings this year, but barely any flowers?

Zone Yelling, CAMBS | jOHNp56 added on August 22, 2018 | Answered

They've been watered through the hot spell and fed with Miracle Gro but it's all foliage and no flowers...?

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BushDoctor
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Answered on August 25, 2018

The MiracleGro will be the cause here. Anything with slow release, or too much nitrogen will prevent flowering. You will need to switch out the soil with something that does not have a slow release nitrogen, but higher amounts of phosphorus and potassium.

This article will help on the care of these: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/fuchsia/growing-fuchsia-flower.htm

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