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About Fuchsia Flowering Gooseberry
- Plant Family: Grossulariaceae
- Plant Type: Shrub
- Height by Width: 5-10' H x 3-8' W
- Growth Habit: Upright, open branching
- Deciduous/Evergreen: Summer deciduous
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Sun Exposure: Full to part shade
- Soil Preference: Adaptable
- Water Requirements: Drought-tolerant to moderate
- Cold Hardy to: 20 F
- Flower Season: Winter/Spring
- Flower Color: Red
- Endangered?: Not Listed
- Distribution: Along the coast and western foothills of southern and central California, from Baja California up to Salinas, and also in the foothills around San Jose.
- Natural Habitat: Coastal sage scrub, chaparral, canyon bottoms, oak woodland, pine forests. Tends to prefer slightly moister spots such as north facing slopes, slope bottoms or near natural drainages.