genus Fuchsia


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Noun1.genus Fuchsia - large genus of decorative tropical shrubs with pendulous tetramerous flowers
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
evening-primrose family, family Onagraceae, Onagraceae - a large and widely distributed family of plants of the order Myrtales
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
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The variety is now flourishing in the mock Andean habitat in the European 'centre of excellence for the Genus Fuchsia' at the Citrus House, a large Victorian greenhouse at Margam Park.