The color amaranthine came from the Greek word ‘amarantos’ which meant unfading. The word Amaranth was used to name an imaginary, undying flower that was, presumably, a deep red-purple color and there you have the two uses of the word today.
Writer Creates “Color Thesaurus” To Help You Correctly Name Any Color Imaginable
Ingrid Sundberg, a writer and children's book illustrator, created a very useful infographic chart for anyone struggling with color names. The writer says that she loves to collect words that can help give her stories variety and depth.
Purple smoke bush is often used as a garden specimen due to the purple-pink plumes and the purple leaves on some cultivars. It is highly drought tolerant. Common Names: Purple smoke bush, smokebush, smoketree, purple smoke tree.
My favorite color has always been purple and still is. In my room when I was younger, I wanted everything purple. Ever since my room was purple when I was younger, we redid my room like two or three times. I recently made my room completely purple.
Every full moon has its own unique name depending on where it lands in the year. Full moon names were initiated by Native Americans who kept track of the seasons by offering distinctive names to each recurring full moon. Which moon month do you love most?