CRESCENT CITY is located on the beautiful Northern California coast of the United States about 20 miles south of the Oregon border. Crescent City Fuchsia Society have very kindly agreed to send us their news letters and given permission for us to share them with you on our site.
It's really interesting to get some insight into how our and their favourite plant is grown in California and the challenges, hints and tips the members have there.
The annual rainfall averages 75 inches. Summer coastal temperatures average 60 to 70 degrees, with inland temperatures much warmer. Winter temperatures average 40 to 50 degrees.
That's about the same rainfall as the Glasgow area but much warmer.