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Welcome to The Northwest Fuchsia Society Website! 10 new hardies on the Hardy List in shocking pink!   NEW SPECIES BOOKLET under "Fuchsia Books".


 

 
         

Our mission is
     to inform and educate the public in fuchsia culture,
     to promote the growing and showing of fuchsias, and
     to provide the communication link to our member societies.

American cultivar photos:   L to R

Top- 'Princessita'- (Niederholzer, 1940); 'Royal Mosaic'-  (Garrett, 1991); 'Golden Anniversary'-  (Stubbs, 1980);  'Ada Perry'  (Stubbs, 1983); 'Mrs. Lovell Swisher'-

         (Evans & Reeves, 1942)

Middle-  'Roy Walker'-  (Walker, R, 1975); 'Baby Ann'- (Unknown & Westover, 1976)

Bottom-  'Ovation'- (Stubbs, 1981);  'Clashing Beauty'- Monnier, ~2013; 'Astoria'- Unknown, 1960; 'Voodoo'- (Tiret, 1953); 'Bouffant'- (Tiret, 1949) 

 

Current news and updates:
     

 If you wish to become a Member-At-Large and get the Flash, click on “Membership”,  OR click on “Societies” and join a nearby, local group! 
 

The February 2023 on-line edition of the Flash Newsletter is ready for your reading pleasure.
 

There will be a new Scholarship Application posted on the scholarships page.

 

The calendar of events will be updated for 2023 and posted to the Important Dates page.

 

INDEX to Photos of Fuchsia Blossoms

Key to location:  Container Photos- CP; Event Photos- EP; FF- Fuchsia Features; HF- Hardy Fuchsia List; HP- Home Page; ID- Important Dates;  L- Links

Pictured but too numerous to list here:  500+ Hardies &  F. Species.  Go to the appropriate sections where they are shown alphabetically.

 

Ada Perry- L, HP

Ambassador- L

Astoria- HP, FF

Aurea- CF, HF

Baby Ann- HP

Beacon-  HF

Blue Eyes- FF

Blue Gem- CF

Blue Pinwheel- L

Bouffant- HP

Brookwood Belle- CF

Cardinal- FF, HF

Clashing Beauty-  HP

Daniel Lambert-  HF

DebRon’s Funny Valentine- FF

Deep Purple-  FF

First Love- FF

Golden Anniversary-  HP

Jack of Hearts- L

Kam- HF

Katrina Thompson- CF

Lilian Annetts- EP

Little Beauty- FF

Mrs. Lovel Swisher- HP

Ovation- HP

Princessita- HP

Pussy Cat- CF

Roy Walker- HP

Sara- FF

Shelford-  CF

Southgate- FF

Royal Mosaic- HP

Swingtime- CF

Sylvia Barker- CF

Thalia- CF

Tom Thumb- FF

Tom West-  CF, ID

Voodoo- HP

WALZ Jubelteen- CF

Waveney Gem- CF

Whiteknight’s Pearl-  CF

 

 

 

 

 

2024 NWFS Calendar of Events - Events may be canceled without notice.

Important Dates of the Northwest Fuchsia Society

PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR EVENTS, ENJOY THE DAY AND LEARN ABOUT FUCHSIAS (maybe even join a Fuchsia Society)!

 

   
MAY 2-31

Pilchuck Fuchsia Society presents 'Along the Garden Path' a Fuchsia display

Marysville Sno-Isle Library, 6120 Grove Street, Marysville WA

Come look at this wonderful Fuchsia Display at the Library, maybe join a club!

JUNE 23

Pilchuck hosts Skagit Audubon Society at Snohomish Library, 311 Maple Ave

Snohomish, WA 2pm-3:30pm Come join the fun and learn how to attract birds to your garden all year long.

Contact: Margaret Johnston 425-210-6272 (text)

 AUG

10

Sno-King/Pilchuck Fuchsia Society Show & Plant Sale, OPEN TO ALL NWFS MBRS

Show Judging 10am-Noon ~~ Viewing & Plant Sale Noon-2pm

Renew Covenant Church, 2721 – 164th Ave SW, Lynnwood, WA

AUG 16-18

Oregon Fuchsia Society Show & Sale, Portland Nursery, 5050 SE Stark, Portland

Fri Noon-6:30pm, Sat 9am--6:30pm and Sun 9-2

Contact: Sue Randall 503-246-7920, birdland01@q.com

**Plants will be available for sale**

AUG 17

Eastside Fall Show & Plant Sale, OPEN TO ALL, Bellevue Botanical Gardens, Aaron Education Center,

12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA 9am-3pm Contact: Caroline Zebroski 206-715-6475 carolinez.garden@yahoo.com

**Selling Fuchsias, Bearded Iris, Daylilies!**

AUG 31

Olympia Fuchsia Society Show & Plant Sale OPEN TO ALL, 2513 Thurston Ave NE, Olympia WA 10am-4pm

Contact: Dorothy McMann 360-570-0068 olympiafuchsiasociety@gmail.com

 

 

Crescent City Fuchsia & Epiphyllum Society Show & Sale, Del Norte Cty Fairgrounds,

421 Hwy 101 N, Crescent City, CA    Contact: Mark Danner 707-954-8455 delfiedanner@yahoo.com

SEPT

14

NWFS Show & Sale, SHOW OPEN TO ALL NWFS MEMBERS, Lake Wilderness Arboretum,

22520 SE 248th St, Maple Valley WA   10am-4pm   Contact: Tammy Brown 253-226-1210 oggh2011@gmail.com 

SEPT

14

Lake Wilderness Arboretum Fall Plant Sale, 22520 SE 248th St, Maple Valley WA

10am-4pm   **We hope you will support the Arboretum and enjoy the Hardy Fuchsia Garden!**

OCT

21

2024 - NWFS Board/Annual Meeting & Potluck ~ TBD

 

 

The Northwest Fuchsia Society was established in 1983.

 

Mailing address:

Northwest Fuchsia Society

12735- 1st Ave. NW

Seattle, WA 98177-4221