Quote It Saturday: What Does Fuchsia Mean?

Fuchsia: LadyD Books

 1. (pl) fuchsia
any shrubby
plant of the genus Fuchsia, of the evening primrose family, with pink to purplish drooping flowers.

Fuchsia Bloom: LadyD Books

 2.  fuchsia
a bright purplish red color.

Fuchsia Plant in Bloom: LadyD Books

3. (noun) fuchsia
any of various tropical shrubs widely cultivated for their showy drooping purplish or reddish or white flowers; Central and South America and New Zealand and Tahiti.

Blooming Fuchsia Plant

4. (noun) fuchsia
a genus of flowering plants having elegant drooping flowers, with four sepals, four petals, eight stamens, and a single pistil. They are natives of Mexico and South America. Double-flowered varieties are now common in cultivation.

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