Fushia vs Fuchsia, spelling for this garden flower shrub


The true spelling of this confusing flower plant is actually fuchsia.

Before that spelling gets you frustrated and vulgar:

I don’t give any fuc*s how to spell it!”

… just replace the star with the correct letter: H!

Spelling tips for fushia

Fushia spellingA personal favorite to remember the spelling is:

“I know there are three letters S, C and H jumbled in there, and their order is alphabetical : CHS !”

If you know German, you can remember that the name comes from someone called “Mr. Fox”: FUCHS in German!

An easy way to remember the correct spelling is to note the following:

  • F uchsia’s
  • U nique
  • C orrect
  • H orticultural
  • S pelling
  • I s
  • A bnormal!

Another wrong spelling is fuschia.

Images: Pixabay: Iulia Radu, endro lewa