Cape fuchsia


Definition of Cape fuchsia

: a southern African shrub (Phygelius capensis) of the family Scrophulariaceae often cultivated for its tubular scarlet flowers like those of a fuchsia

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History and Etymology for Cape fuchsia

from Cape of Good Hope

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“Cape fuchsia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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