fuschia

Definitions of fuschia
  1. noun
    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
    synonyms: fuchsia
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    types:
    Fuchsia coccinea, ladies'-eardrop, ladies'-eardrops, lady's-eardrop, lady's-eardrops
    erect or climbing shrub of Brazil with deep pink to red flowers
    Fuchsia excorticata, konini, native fuchsia, tree fuchsia
    erect deciduous shrub or tree to 10 feet with maroon flowers; New Zealand
    type of:
    bush, shrub
    a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
  2. noun
    a dark purplish-red color
    synonyms: fuchsia
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    type of:
    purplish red, purplish-red
    a red with a tinge of purple
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