Fuchsia ‘Defiance’

I have found no description of this plant in the Victorian literature.

Horticultural & Botanical History

A fuchsia called ‘Defiance’ is available today, described as having single pale crimson corolla and sepals.  I know nothing of its history.  [www.backyardgardener.com/plantname].

History at Camden Park

Listed in the 1850 and 1857 catalogues [T.473/1850].


Published Aug 13, 2009 - 05:31 PM | Last updated Sep 03, 2011 - 04:55 PM

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

Probably garden origin, England

Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Fuchsia Defiance 

Confidence level low