Fuchsia Banks’s ‘Nonesuch’

Fuchsia ‘Nonesuch’, Banks, 1852.  It was described as crimson with a dark purple corolla, of good shape and a free bloomer, by C. Turner, the Royal Nursery, Slough, in an advertisement in The Gardeners Chronicle of 1852.  

Horticultural & Botanical History

FS p.149 vol.19/1855.

History at Camden Park

Listed only in an addendum to the 1857 catalogue [A.41/1857].


Published Aug 18, 2009 - 05:12 PM | Last updated Sep 01, 2011 - 04:40 PM

More details about Fuchsia Banks’s ‘Nonesuch’
Family Onagraceae
Region of origin

Garden origin, England

Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Fuchsia nonesuch 

Confidence level high