While fuchsias are relatively easy to grow, they can occasionally suffer from pests and diseases, which in most cases are easy to control.
Pests to watch out for:
Glasshouse Whitefly (Trialeurodes vaporariorum)
Vine Weevil (Otiorhynchus sulcatus)
Red Spider (Tetranychus urticae)
Diseases to watch out for:
Fuchsia Rust (Pucciniastrum epilobii)
Grey mould (Botrytis cinerea)
New Pest Threatening Fuchsias:
Fuchsia gall mite (Aculops fuchsiae)
For further information and advice on pests and diseases visit the RHS Website.