1. [ noun ] (botany) 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
Related terms: shrub lady's-eardrop konini genus_Fuchsia
2. [ noun ] (color) a dark purple-red; the dye was discovered in 1859, the year of the battle of Magenta
Synonyms: magenta
Related terms: purplish_red
Similar spelling:   fuchs