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Related to purple-red: burgundy, reddish purple, Red-violet
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Synonyms for purple-red

of red tinged with purple


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Its purple-red and very sweetsmelling flowers cover the bare twigs of last year's growth from now until early spring, turning this upright shrub (height 1.
davidii 'Black Knight', which produces deep purple flowers, or 'Royal Red', which has purple-red blooms.
davidii `Black Knight' , which produces deep purple flowers, or `Royal Red', which has purple-red blooms.
Their purple-red pigments--called anthocyanins--act as anti-oxidants, and thus may help prevent cancer.
Flowers are commonly in the white or purple-red range, but there are three yellow-flowered rugosas too.
This dark, purple-red wine has lovely fruit-filled aromas of a bakery shop.
Personally, though, I prefer the larger types in vivid colours including 'Black Knight'', which has dark purple blooms and 'Royal Red'', with its purple-red blooms.
I love the darker-leafed varieties such as H 'Chocolate Ruffles', with its brown, ruffled leaves and H micrantha 'Palace Purple', a clump-forming perennial with dark, purple-red foliage topped with airy sprays of white flowers in summer.
Scape erect, 30-45 x 1 cm, scattered pale punctate-lepidote; scape bracts erect, densely imbricate, the lowest elliptic, rounded and apiculate; the upper broadly elliptic and attenuate, all punctate-lepidote, dark purple-red abaxially, green tinged purple-red adaxially.
Turn the page to see ``Burgundy Iceberg,'' a rose that promises the same easy care as its white parent but with a deep purple-red color.
Mezereum is deciduous and between February and March is covered in garish purple-red flowers, but be warned - the red fruits are poisonous.
I also like the sound of echinacea Double Decker, a perennial that flowers in its first year with single, purple-red blooms, followed by unusual, two layered flowers in subsequent seasons.
SET D Butterfly Collection containing one each of the following: Echinacea - flowering throughout the summer with a profusion of large purple-red petals;
A DEEP purple-red colour with a juicy fruit aroma like a young Beaujolais.
Late, frost-evading 8-inch-wide flowers appear over a long period and have strappy petals that are purple-red on the outside, pink inside.