Ladies' eardrops

Related to Ladies' eardrops: fuchsia, Alders

La´dies' ear`drops`


n.1.(Bot.) The small-flowered Fuchsia (Fuchsia coccinea), and other closely related species.
References in classic literature ?
Rachel Lynde lived just where the Avonlea main road dipped down into a little hollow, fringed with alders and ladies' eardrops and traversed by a brook that had its source away back in the woods of the old Cuthbert place; it was reputed to be an intricate, headlong brook in its earlier course through those woods, with dark secrets of pool and cascade; but by the time it reached Lynde's Hollow it was a quiet, well-conducted little stream, for not even a brook could run past Mrs.