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Gender: F Origin of Fuchsia: Plant and color name

A plausible color name, it was chosen by the singer Sting as a middle name for his daughter, after a character in the Gormenghast fantasy trilogy, of which he's a big fan.

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Pop Culture References for the Name Fuchsia

Plant name: the brilliant pink blossoms of this popular plant have given their name to the color

The plant was named for the German botanist Leonhard Fuchs.

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