Sorry for the capital letters in the meta-title that led you here – I’m aiming for the emotional jolt to lock the following in your mind!
The true spelling of this confusing word is actually fuchsia.
- You’ll find all the guidelines on how to care for fuchsia plants here.
Tips on remembering the right spelling for fuchsia
A 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 !”
Another 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!
Lastly, if you know German, you can remember that the name comes from someone called “Mr. Fox”: FUCHS in German!
- You’ll find all the tips on how to care for fuchsia plants here.