Author 'RAYD2B' (Id 127840 ) : The Fuchsia Fuschia - Symbol of desire ... The Fuchsia symbolizes the heat, taste and fervor. Someone please? Give him fuchsias! So she will know your longing. The rest belongs to her ... A little history: The fuchsias are principally from Central America. Their name was dedicated by Charles Plumier, who discovered the plant in Saint-Domingue at the end of the seventeenth botanist Leonhart Fuchs.