By Ralph E. Mitchell What seasonal plant better rings in the Holiday than the Poinsettia! Botanically known as the Eurphorbia pulcherrima, this holiday charmer has a rich history that equals its brilliant color. The Aztec’s called this plant… Read More
Originally published in Panama City News Herald, Extension Connection November 2020 by Julie McConnell Like many people I enjoy decorating my home for the holidays and, although I’m a diehard “plant person”, poinsettias did not always rank high… Read More
Now that the holidays are over, you may be wondering what to do with those holiday plants… It seems like stores have a greater variety of colors each year, along with the traditional red. If you purchased a… Read More
One plant that always comes to mind during the holiday season is the poinsettia. Its colorful foliage brightens up many homes, and works appropriately with Christmas decorations. Their presence during the cool months gives the impression that it… Read More
Maybe you had a nice poinsettia or amaryllis in your home over the last few weeks that enhanced the festive look of your home or porch. But now that the season is over, what can you do with your… Read More
Poinsettias seem to be everywhere this time of year. Did you know…
The poinsettia, which is a popular, colorful winter holiday plant, dates back to the Aztecs during the 15th century. Celebrate the season by learning these surprising facts about this festive plant known for its vibrant color.