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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 November 2021 on-line edition of the Flash Newsletter is ready for your reading pleasure.
 

There is a new Scholarship Application posted on the scholarships page.

 

The calendar of events will be updated for 2021 and posted to the Important Dates page. Events are scheduled as COVID permits.

 

The societies page has also been updated as March 4, 2020.

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

 

 

 

 

 

2022 NWFS Calendar of Events

Important Dates of the Northwest Fuchsia Society (nwfuchsiasociety.com)

PLEASE NOTE… With Covid cases on the rise, some events may be canceled without notice.

 

JAN

15

NWFS Board Mtg (perhaps via zoom?)

APR

16

NWFS Board Mtg (perhaps via zoom?)

APR

16

Tahoma FS Plant Sale, Disabled American Veteran’s parking lot, 1110 N Stevens St, Tacoma, 9am-noon (earlier if sell out)

https://binged.it/2hgFEln Contact: www.facebook.com/tahomafuchsiasociety

APR

30

Sno-King Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Renew Covenant Church, 2721 – 164th Ave SW, Lynnwood, WA 9am-4pm

https://binged.it/2MlQWmP Contact: Robin Denny 425-760-3091 robindenny@email.com

APR

30

Fuchsia Fanciers Plant Sale, Centralia Outlet Mall (By Eddie Bauer), 1404 Lum Rd, Centralia, WA, 9am-2pm

https://binged.it/2sH88dL Contact: Will Gibbs 360-960-8970 will.swoffordpond@gmail.com

MAY

7

LakeBay Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Key Peninsula Civic Center, 17007 S Vaughn Rd., Vaughn, WA, 10am-3pm

https://binged.it/2Mmb5cp Contact: Dale Skrivanich 253-225-3027 daleskrivanich@gmail.com

MAY

7

Eastside Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA, 10am-3pm

https://binged.it/2f7N6iv Contact: Caroline Zebroski 206-715-6475 carolinez.garden@yahoo.com

MAY

7

Peninsula Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, 1200 NW Fairgrounds Rd, Bremerton 9am-2pm

https://binged.it/2hl0C5E Contact: Pam Cohen 360-377-4194 fuchsiasforpam@gmail.com

MAY

7

Puget Sound FS Plant Sale, Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden, 13735 – 24th Ave S, SeaTac WA, 10am-2pm

https://binged.it/2HQiIpj Contact: Janet Dillow 253-295-2001 dillowjanet@hotmail.com

MAY

14

Greater Seattle Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Hiram Chittenden Locks, 3015 NW 54th Street, Seattle 10am-2pm

https://binged.it/2f7NH3S Contact: Joan Hampton 206-362-3713 joanfuchsia@comcast.net

MAY

14-15

Olympia FS Plant Sale, Tumwater Falls Park, 110 Deschutes Way SW, Tumwater WA, 9am-4pm

http://olytumfoundation.org/what-we-do/tumwater-falls-park/#!/visiting Contact: Dorothy McMann 360-570-0068 olympiafuchsiasociety@gmail.com

MAY

21

Oregon Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Trans Auto Services, 4810 SE Belmont, Portland,

https://binged.it/2sVxqEU Contact: Sue Randall 503-246-7920 birdland01@q.com

MAY

21

Pilchuck Fuchsia Society Plant Sale TBD

https://binged.it/2t0BLqd Contact: Robin Denny 425-760-3091 robindenny@email.com

JUNE

18

Puyallup Valley Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Robin Wilkson's, 211 19th Ave Milton WA 9am-3pm www.facebook.com/puyallupvalleyfuchsiasociety

https://binged.it/2MfTiDF Contact: Robin Wilkson 253-926-0345 redhdrobin@comcast.net

JULY

16

NWFS Board Mtg (perhaps via zoom?)

JULY

30-31

BC Fuchsia & Begonia Society Show & Competition, VanDusen Botanical Garden, 3rd & Oak St, Vancouver, BC, Canada time TBD

https://binged.it/2sTfFpE Contact: Lorna Herchenson lherchenson@telus.net

JULY

30-31

Greater Seattle Fuchsia Society Plant Sale, Hiram Chittenden Locks, 3015 NW 54th Street, Seattle 10am-2pm

https://binged.it/2f7NH3S Contact: Joan Hampton 206-362-3713 ● joanfuchsia@comcast.net

AUG

3-7

Crescent City Fuchsia & Epiphyllum Society Show & Sale, Del Norte Cty Fairgrounds, 421 Hwy 101 N, Crescent City

https://binged.it/2S9tSJQ Contact: Mark Danner 707-9548455 delfiedanner@yahoo.com

AUG

6

Pilchuck Fuchsia Society Show TBD

https://binged.it/2t0BLqd Contact: Robin Denny 425-760-3091 robindenny@email.com

AUG

13

Puyallup Valley FS Show, OPEN TO ALL, Watson’s Nursery, 6211 Pioneer Way E, Puyallup WA, 10am-3pm

https://binged.it/2MfsRyd

www.facebook.com/puyallupvalleyfuchsiasociety Contact: Pat Davidson 253-576-9849 patroggow@yahoo.com

AUG

12-14

Oregon Fuchsia Society Show & Sale, Portland Nursery, 5050 SE Stark, Portland Fri & Sat 9-6, Sun 9-2

https://binged.it/2ytwsFz Contact: Sue Randall 503-246-7920, birdland01@q.com

AUG

13

Sno-King Fuchsia Society Show & Plant Sale, Renew Covenant Church, 2721 – 164th Ave SW, Lynnwood, WA 9am-3pm

https://binged.it/2MlQWmP Contact: Robin Denny robindenny@email.com

AUG

20-21

Eastside Show & Sale Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street, Bellevue WA, 10am-3pm

https://binged.it/2f7N6iv Contact: Caroline Zebroski 206-715-6475 C ● carolinez.garden@yahoo.com

AUG

27

Olympia FS Show & Sale, OPEN TO ALL, Tumwater Falls Park, 110 Deschutes Way SW, Tumwater WA, 10am-3pm

http://olytumfoundation.org/what-we-do/tumwater-falls-park/#!/visiting

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

SEPT

7

NWFS Show & Sale, OPEN TO ALL NWFS MBRS, Lake Wilderness Arboretum, 22520 SE 248th St, Maple Valley WA 10am-4pm

Contact: Tammy Brown 253-226-1210 oggh2011@gmail.com

OCT

15

NWFS Annual Meeting TBD

 

   

 

The Northwest Fuchsia Society was established in 1983.

 

Mailing address:

Northwest Fuchsia Society

12735- 1st Ave. NW

Seattle, WA 98177-4221