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Meanings and phrases
- of a color intermediate between red and blue; violet; purplish
- excessively elaborate or showily expressed; empurpled; over-embellished
- belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler; imperial; majestic; regal; royal
- a purple color or pigment; purpleness
- of imperial status
- become purple
- color purple; empurple; purpurate
- a United States military decoration awarded to any member of the armed forces who is wounded in action; Purple Heart
- a United States military decoration awarded to any member of the armed forces who is wounded in action; Order of the Purple Heart
Texas purple spike
- orchid with slender nearly leafless reddish-brown stems with loose racemes of reddish-brown flowers; of open brushy woods of southeastern Arizona and central Texas; Hexalectris warnockii
- a red-purple to deep purple dye obtained from snails or made synthetically
- a vivid purplish-red color
- North American butterfly with blue-black wings crossed by a broad white band; white admiral; Limenitis arthemis
- Eurasian orchid with showy pink or purple flowers in a loose spike; male orchis; Orchis mascula
- tall showy tropical American annual having hairy stems and long spikes of usually red flowers above leaves deeply flushed with purple; seeds often used as cereal; prince's-feather; gentleman's-cane; prince's-plume; red amaranth; Amaranthus cruentus; Amaranthus hybridus hypochondriacus; Amaranthus hybridus erythrostachys
- small shrubby tree with purple flowers; found in wet soils of southeastern United States; Illicium floridanum
- small hybrid apricot of Asia and Asia Minor having purplish twigs and white flowers following by inferior purple fruit; black apricot; Prunus dasycarpa
- North American perennial with hairy basal pinnate leaves and purple flowers and plume-tipped fruits; prairie smoke; Geum triflorum
- erect perennial of north temperate zone having pinnate leaves and a few nodding flowers with a brown-purple calyx and orange and pink petals; water avens; Indian chocolate; chocolate root; Geum rivale
- free-living Gram-negative pink to purplish-brown bacteria containing bacteriochlorophyll
- variety of European beech with shining purple or copper-colored leaves; copper beech; Fagus sylvatica atropunicea; Fagus purpurea; Fagus sylvatica purpurea
- North American herb having whorled leaves and terminal clusters of flowers spotted with purple; Joe-Pye weed; trumpet weed; marsh milkweed; Eupatorium purpureum
- white and lavender to pale-blue flowers grow in perfect rings of widely spaced bands around the stems forming a kind of pagoda; California; innocense; Collinsia bicolor; Collinsia heterophylla
- climber of northeastern North America having waxy purplish-blue flowers; purple virgin's bower; mountain clematis; Clematis verticillaris
- erect to decumbent short-lived perennial having red-purple to pink flowers; the most commonly grown forage clover; red clover; Trifolium pratense
- small perennial herb of cooler regions of North America with racemose purple flowers; Cardamine douglasii
- large European butterfly the male of which has wings shaded with purple; Apatura iris
- North American finch having a raspberry-red head and breast and rump; Carpodacus purpureus
purple fringeless orchid
- orchid of northeastern and alpine eastern North America closely related to the purple fringed orchids but having rosy-purple or violet flowers with denticulate leaf divisions; purple fringeless orchis; Habenaria peramoena
purple fringeless orchis
- orchid of northeastern and alpine eastern North America closely related to the purple fringed orchids but having rosy-purple or violet flowers with denticulate leaf divisions; purple fringeless orchid; Habenaria peramoena
- gallinules with showy purplish plumage
- eastern United States grackle; Quiscalus quiscula
- Brazilian passionflower cultivated for its deep purple fruit; granadilla; Passiflora edulis
- annual of tropical South America having edible purple fruits; cape gooseberry; Physalis peruviana
- Mexican annual naturalized in eastern North America having yellow to purple edible fruit resembling small tomatoes; tomatillo; miltomate; jamberry; Physalis philadelphica
- a long-acting barbiturate used as a sedative; sodium thiopental; phenobarbital; phenobarbitone; Luminal
- semi-prostrate evergreen herb of western United States; Brewer's mountain heather; Phyllodoce breweri
- tufted locoweed of southwestern United States having purple or pink to white flowers; purple locoweed; Oxytropis lambertii
- tufted locoweed of southwestern United States having purple or pink to white flowers; purple loco; Oxytropis lambertii
- marsh herb with a long spike of purple flowers; originally of Europe but now rampant in eastern United States; spiked loosestrife; Lythrum salicaria
- large North American martin of which the male is blue-black; Progne subis
- perennial of southern and western Europe having dense racemes of purple or violet flowers; Astragalus danicus
- Eurasian mullein with showy purple or pink flowers; Verbascum phoeniceum
- weedy nightshade with silvery foliage and violet or blue or white flowers; roundish berry widely used to curdle milk; central United States to South America; trompillo; white horse nettle; prairie berry; silverleaf nightshade; silver-leaved nightshade; silver-leaved nettle; Solanum elaeagnifolium
- flat mild onion having purplish tunics; used as garnish on hamburgers and salads; red onion
- North American orchid having a spike of violet-purple flowers mixed with white; sepals and petals form a hood; showy orchis; purple-hooded orchis; Orchis spectabilis
- Eurasian osier having reddish or purple twigs and bark rich in tannin; purple willow; red willow; red osier; basket willow; Salix purpurea
- a passage full of ornate and flowery language
- any of several attractive evergreen shrubs of Australia grown for their glossy deep green foliage and flowers in rich blues and intense violets; hovea
- hairy perennial of central United States having round deeply lobed leaves and loose panicles of large crimson-purple or cherry-red flowers; Callirhoe involucrata
- very short shallowly creeping North American fern usually growing on cliffs or walls and having dark glossy leaf axes; Pellaea atropurpurea
- silvery-leaved California herb with purple flowers; chaparral sage; Salvia leucophylla
- sanicle of northwestern United States and British Columbia having yellow or red or purple flowers; Sanicula bipinnatifida
- plants forming dense cushions with bright reddish-lavender flowers; rocky areas of Europe and Asia and western North America; Saxifraga oppositifolia
- perennial of eastern North America having pink-purple flowers; Asclepias purpurascens
- small tropical shrubby tree bearing deep red oval fruit; cattley guava; Psidium cattleianum; Psidium littorale longipes
- trillium of eastern North America having malodorous pink to purple flowers and an astringent root used in folk medicine especially to ease childbirth; red trillium; birthroot; Trillium erectum
- Javanese foliage plant grown for their handsome velvety leaves with violet-purple hairs; velvet plant; royal velvet plant; Gynura aurantiaca
- climber of northeastern North America having waxy purplish-blue flowers; purple clematis; mountain clematis; Clematis verticillaris
- Eurasian osier having reddish or purple twigs and bark rich in tannin; red willow; red osier; basket willow; purple osier; Salix purpurea
- similar to the banded purple but with red spots on underwing surfaces; Limenitis astyanax
- a shade of purple tinged with red; royal purple
- a red photopigment in the retinal rods of vertebrates; dissociates into retinene by light; visual purple; rhodopsin
- a shade of purple tinged with red; reddish purple
- a red photopigment in the retinal rods of vertebrates; dissociates into retinene by light; rhodopsin; retinal purple
- The single flower is dark purple, long and wide.
- Fruit are oval and dark purple when ripe.
- The skin is dark purple in colour marked with "eye patches".
- The plants have angled stems and purple flowers.
- Its pink to purple flowers are seen in August.
- The inflorescence is a cluster of reddish purple flowers.
- Two vocal sacs present and deep purple in coloration.
- Kisses Dark Chocolates come in a deep purple wrapper.
- The general flower colour is deep purple.
- The club colours are green, purple and white.
- In 2012, they changed the colours of the crest to purple and white.
- Flower petals vary in colour, including pink, blue, yellow, purple and white.