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Mystery plant is related to poinsettia - Greenville Daily Reflector

 21 Jul 2017, 9:20 pm

Greenville Daily Reflector

Mystery plant is related to poinsettia
Greenville Daily Reflector
Maybe it's not too early to start thinking about the Christmas holidays! This little plant looks something like a holiday poinsettia, if you use your imagination, and sure enough, it is related to poinsettia. They both belong in the same genus, and are ...


Do you recognize this mystery plant? - Bluffton Today

 25 Jul 2017, 8:59 am

Bluffton Today

Do you recognize this mystery plant?
Bluffton Today
This little plant looks something like a holiday poinsettia, if you use your imagination, and sure enough, it is related to poinsettia. They belong in the same genus and are members of the very large, diverse, mostly tropical plant group the ...


Wild poinsettia weed hints at yuletide cheer - Tallahassee.com

 20 Jul 2017, 3:31 pm

Tallahassee.com

Wild poinsettia weed hints at yuletide cheer
Tallahassee.com
Painted-leaf or wild poinsettia, Euphorbia cyathophora, looks something like a holiday poinsettia, if you use your imagination, and sure enough, it is related to poinsettia. They both belong in the same genus and are members of the very large and ...


How to Manage the 3 M's of Poinsettias: Manganese, Molybdenum, and Magnesium - Greenhouse Grower (blog)

 4 Jul 2017, 8:14 pm

Greenhouse Grower (blog)

How to Manage the 3 M's of Poinsettias: Manganese, Molybdenum, and Magnesium
Greenhouse Grower (blog)
Poinsettias and the nutrients iron (Fe), manganese (Mn), and molybdenum (Mo) are good examples. Fe and Mn are more available to plants as the pH drops below 6.2. Molybdenum and poinsettias present an opposite situation. Molybdenum is more ...


Support Poinsettia Park's annual fete - South Coast Sun

 28 Jun 2017, 11:28 pm

South Coast Sun

Support Poinsettia Park's annual fete
South Coast Sun
Nedbank sales team leader, Nompumelelo Zungu and sales consultant, Grace Murray with Poinsettia Park fete steering committee members, Martin Erasmus and Wendy Lloyd. Nedbank has many loyal clients at Poinsettia Park, so they have come on board ...


Poinsettia Park's annual fete, July 2017 - South Coast Sun

 2 Jul 2017, 11:54 pm

South Coast Sun

Poinsettia Park's annual fete, July 2017
South Coast Sun
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Christmas comes early at Stanley's Greenhouse - Knoxville News Sentinel

 21 Jul 2017, 4:42 am

Knoxville News Sentinel

Christmas comes early at Stanley's Greenhouse
Knoxville News Sentinel
While the rest of Knoxville is plunging into their pools and taking vacations, the work is underway behind the scenes at Stanley's to grow the poinsettias they will sell this winter. A greenhouse crew is hard at work with the summer sun beating down as ...

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Ballet Women's Committee Celebrates 50 Years - Hoover Sun

 20 Jul 2017, 11:36 am

Hoover Sun

Ballet Women's Committee Celebrates 50 Years
Hoover Sun
The Ballet Women's Committee was founded in 1867 at the proposal of John W. Gustafson to support the Alabama Ballet though the revenue generated from the Poinsettia Debutante Ball. The first Poinsettia Debutante ball began in 1968 at Vestavia Hills ...

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Worry over the planted medians of Lincoln Rd upgrade - Stuff.co.nz

 25 Jul 2017, 7:08 pm

Stuff.co.nz

Worry over the planted medians of Lincoln Rd upgrade
Stuff.co.nz
But three Lincoln Rd businesses, located between Pomaria Rd and Poinsettia Rd, said the planted medians were impractical. Ad Feedback. Henderson Chiropractic Centre's Michael Dallas was already calling it a "total failure" and a "waste of taxpayers ...

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An active 90 years celebrated - News24

 25 Jul 2017, 9:01 pm

An active 90 years celebrated
News24
She is also a past president of the WI and for the past 10 years has been a resident at Poinsettia Park. A typical Cancerian, Nan said: “I am a homemaker. I have never been out of South Africa. I love sewing and cooking.” She has a son and a daughter ...


Powdery mildew parade - Greenhouse Management

 7 Jul 2017, 12:18 pm

Greenhouse Management

Powdery mildew parade
Greenhouse Management
In the greenhouse, we see powdery mildew often on begonia, torenia, verbena, calibrachoa, gerbera, petunia, African violet, poinsettia and rose. Herbaceous perennials inclined to powdery mildew include monarda, garden phlox and aster. A savvy grower ...


Fairchild's Tropical Garden Column: Going native in the garden? Try these plants - Sun Sentinel

 3 Jul 2017, 1:59 pm

Sun Sentinel

Fairchild's Tropical Garden Column: Going native in the garden? Try these plants
Sun Sentinel
The second native plant I'd like to present is Poinsettia cyathophora, known as painted leaf. Yep, it's like the plant you get around Christmas, but it's our very own native Poinsettia. You have probably encountered these in the less-manicured areas of ...


Julie Charbonnet and Elise Clay celebrated at Bubbles, Brunch and Jazz - NOLA.com

 24 Jul 2017, 8:53 am

NOLA.com

Julie Charbonnet and Elise Clay celebrated at Bubbles, Brunch and Jazz
NOLA.com
... by Manny Campo at R.S.V.P. Decorating, centering the "bubble bar" that featured four specialty champagne cocktails: Bellini (Elise's favorite), Poinsettia (Julie's favorite), Something Blue (champagne with blue curacao and fresh blueberries) and ...


Retirees thankful for fete aid - South Coast Sun

 20 Jul 2017, 2:18 am

South Coast Sun

Retirees thankful for fete aid
South Coast Sun
EDITOR – On behalf of the Poinsettia Park management and residents, we would like to thank everyone for the tremendous support received with our annual fete on 1 July. The Sun's assistance was vital in making the fete a very happy and successful day.


PHOTOS: Chesterfield Township Historical Society launches fundraisers for chapel, schoolhouse - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

 23 Jul 2017, 5:44 am

New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

PHOTOS: Chesterfield Township Historical Society launches fundraisers for chapel, schoolhouse
New Baltimore Voice Newspapers
The group is planning to sell Carson's coupon books for $5 each at The Mall at Partridge Creek in Clinton Township this fall, as well as raise funds through a poinsettia sale, he noted. A raffle drawing set for Oct. 26 will award a first prize of a ...


City tears down beloved family tree - 10News

 13 Jul 2017, 12:46 am

10News

City tears down beloved family tree
10News
IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (KGTV) -- A family in Imperial Beach says the city cut down their family tree, and now they're hoping to find a piece of it. Shari Austin says her grandmother planted a poinsettia tree 60 years ago under a bedroom window in an ...


Opportunities for niche British houseplants - Horticulture Week

 6 Jul 2017, 8:13 am

Horticulture Week

Opportunities for niche British houseplants
Horticulture Week
Poinsettia production in the UK remains one of the biggest indoor crops. Woodlark Nurseries' Colin Edwards says he is growing an extra block of one-litre poinsettias this year, to make it 45,000 in all, after not having enough in 2016. He grows 10cm ...


Poinsettia's not-so-secret life includes a Hollywood angle - LA Daily News

 3 Jan 2017, 3:55 pm

LA Daily News

Poinsettia's not-so-secret life includes a Hollywood angle
LA Daily News
There are two times of the year when you can propagate your poinsettia from cuttings. When the little yellow flowers in the center of your poinsettia bracts — those brightly colored leaf like appendages — begin to fade in February or March, you can ...

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Happy National Poinsettia Day! 10 Festive Facts About the Iconic Christmas Favorite - Parade

 9 Dec 2016, 2:04 am

Parade

Happy National Poinsettia Day! 10 Festive Facts About the Iconic Christmas Favorite
Parade
Red is the traditional holiday color, but there are more than 100 varieties of poinsettia. New hues this year from horticulture supplier C. Raker & Sons include Gold Rush and Christmas Beauty Marble. We celebrate National Poinsettia Day on December 12 ...
Poinsettia prowess: Clemson expert offers advice and a historical perspective on the popular plantClemson Newsstand
Blooming red: Inside one of Scotland's largest poinsettia farmsSTV News
Ask a Master Gardener: Caring for poinsettias and potted Christmas treesNRToday.com
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BD man sentenced for poinsettia theft - Beaver Dam Daily Citizen

 17 May 2017, 4:36 pm

Beaver Dam Daily Citizen

BD man sentenced for poinsettia theft
Beaver Dam Daily Citizen
According to the criminal complaint, an officer observed a man in a black leather jacket carrying a poinsettia, running away from the front entrance of the floral shop. The officer pursued the suspect on foot while shouting, “Stop, police!” The suspect ...