I’m making a special post about this fuchsia so that I can look it up when I have forgotten the name magellanica ‘Alba’.


I had thought that it might be called ‘Hawkshead’ but, according to @Fuchsiarius, the corolla of Hawkshead should be completely white. You can see some pink in magellanica ‘Alba’. 

I guess the use of alba here, meaning white, just means whitish, or white compared with wild fuchsia, like the red of a European robin redbreast is really orange (or ‘rust’) but we call it red, and the red campion flower is pink!