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NZ creeping fuchsia

Fuchsia procumbens


Fuchsia procumbens is a native plant naturally uncommon and is the smallest fuchsia in the world. It is strictly a coastal species This species is found on sandy, gravelly or rocky places near the sea in the North Island from North Cape to Maunganui Bluff on the west coast, and to the northern part of Coromandel Peninsula on the east coast. It is often found growing just above the high-tide mark., where it is sometimes inundated by extra high tides. It is a naturalised plant on Kapiti Island. It is now planted in gardens as a ground cover in both sunny and shady places.

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KristinaPettersson 7 years ago

Thank you, the link worked fine. The search (global, local etc.) function didn't show all available projects for some reason. But now I found several interesting missions thanks to your link. :)

Dear @KristinaPettersson, you need to visit the North Island biodiversity mission, and join it. Try the following link :)

KristinaPettersson 7 years ago

hi, I am new to project Noa and I can't seem to find any listed local projects do you know how to sign up for the North Island biodiversity project if it is still running. Kind regards Kristina

Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

Spotted on Jan 23, 2013
Submitted on Jan 23, 2013

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