Fuchsia ‘Atrosanguinea’

Fuchsia atrosanguinea has a dark carmine tube, long reflexed sepals and a crimson corolla.  [CG p.245/1848].  Possibly a hybrid its origin is unknown.


Horticultural & Botanical History

No additional data.

History at Camden Park

Listed only in the 1850 and 1857 catalogues [T.460/1850].  Obtained from Kew Gardens, brought out from England by Captain P. P. King in 1849.  Regarded by Macarthur as new to the colony.  [ML A1980-3].



Published Jan 31, 2009 - 05:37 PM | Last updated Sep 05, 2011 - 02:31 PM

More details about Fuchsia ‘Atrosanguinea’
Family Onagraceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, probably England

Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Fuchsia atrosanguinea


Confidence level high