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Vivid beauties sensitive - Otago Daily Times

 22 Jun 2017, 11:17 am

Otago Daily Times

Vivid beauties sensitive
Otago Daily Times
I am going to just come out and admit it, I love poinsettias. I love everything about them. I know they are virtually impossible to grow. I know they are currently in the doldrums of horticultural fashion — "a crime against good taste", most of my ...


Preparing For Poinsettia and Chrysanthemum Crops - Greenhouse Grower (blog)

 6 Jun 2017, 11:41 am

Greenhouse Grower (blog)

Preparing For Poinsettia and Chrysanthemum Crops
Greenhouse Grower (blog)
Preparing For Poinsettia and Chrysanthemum Crops. June 6, 2017. Q & A with Nufarm Expert Dave Etzler & Jim Crockett. Q: What advice would you give on managing care of poinsettias and chrysanthemums? A: Jim Crockett: The best growers know potential ...


Rare butterfly, all the way from Cuba, flutters to Key Largo for first US appearance - Miami Herald

 22 Jun 2017, 3:30 am

Miami Herald

Rare butterfly, all the way from Cuba, flutters to Key Largo for first US appearance
Miami Herald
Researchers don't know why the butterfly is so rare in Cuba, he said. The Poey belongs to a family of butterflies that feed on citrus plants, but the Poey uses plants in the poinsettia family as a host, which Minno finds unusual and suspects it may be ...


Ferrara' Poinsettia (click for more information) - Greenhouse Canada

 28 May 2017, 2:45 pm

Ferrara' Poinsettia (click for more information)
Greenhouse Canada
Growers throughout Canada had phenomenal success with 'Ferrara' during the 2016 season. In addition to becoming a new grower favourite, 'Ferrara' performed very well in poinsettia trials across the continent, even winning first place in the red ...


Coaster delayed after fatal train collision in North County - fox5sandiego.com

 22 Jun 2017, 10:32 am

fox5sandiego.com

Coaster delayed after fatal train collision in North County
fox5sandiego.com
... a suicide, sheriff's Lt. Dave Schaller said. Southbound Coaster service was delayed “due to a trespasser incident,” but buses were sent to transport passengers from the Encinitas to Carlsbad Poinsettia stations, according to the North County ...

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Reynolds: Mexican plants prominent in our gardens - The Ledger

 22 Jun 2017, 1:31 pm

Reynolds: Mexican plants prominent in our gardens
The Ledger
Among Mexican natives are poinsettia, Mexican sage, dwarf poinciana, thryallis, Tithonia species, orange cestrum, Panama rose, golden dewdrop and night-blooming jessamine. Without the color and fragrance provided by these plants, Florida would be a ...


Students from seven districts honored in Standout program - The San Diego Union-Tribune

 22 Jun 2017, 12:03 am

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Students from seven districts honored in Standout program
The San Diego Union-Tribune
... Community Service; Kelly Elementary, Jack Shaver, Fellowship; Magnolia Elementary, Sofia Tamayo, Courage; Pacific Rim Elementary, Kolby Kuball, Fellowship; Poinsettia Elementary, Ava Astleford, Courage; Aviara Oaks Middle School, Brock Bass, Arts; ...


Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train In Encinitas - Patch.com

 22 Jun 2017, 10:10 am

Patch.com

Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train In Encinitas
Patch.com
A bus bridge established btwn Poinsettia (1/2) — North County Transit (@GoNCTD) June 22, 2017 · #NCTDServiceAlert: Correction: due to trespasser incident near Encinitas a bus bridge is in place between ENC and POI for C644 and C639. — North County ...

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Carlsbad gears up for summer concert series - Seaside Courier

 17 Jun 2017, 10:44 am

Seaside Courier

Carlsbad gears up for summer concert series
Seaside Courier
The city of Carlsbad's TGIF Concerts in the Parks begin June 23 at Stagecoach Community Park, located at 3420 Camino de los Coches. The outdoor concert series runs every Friday through Aug. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m., at community parks across the city.


Red Bluff Garden Club: A look at the astonishing euphoria - Red Bluff Daily News

 7 Jun 2017, 6:51 pm

Red Bluff Daily News

Red Bluff Garden Club: A look at the astonishing euphoria
Red Bluff Daily News
First, I learned Euphorbia have “cyathium,” bracts that form a cup around the smaller real flower, which explains the poinsettia as a member of this large genus. E. pulcherrima, Poinsettia, a native of Mexico, is the familiar plant so abundant at ...


Bedding and pot plant centre ideas aired | Horticulture Week - Horticulture Week

 22 Jun 2017, 3:21 am

Horticulture Week

Bedding and pot plant centre ideas aired | Horticulture Week
Horticulture Week
Bedding and pot plant centre ideas aired - from Horticulture Week.

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Raise funds for retirement centre at annual fete - South Coast Sun

 7 Jun 2017, 11:21 pm

South Coast Sun

Raise funds for retirement centre at annual fete
South Coast Sun
Browse through the stalls for books, gifts and handcrafts or enjoy the tea garden while the children enjoy tombola, a jumping castle and face painting. Poinsettia Park can be found at 619 Kingsway in Amanzimtoti and there is plenty of secure and safe ...


Carlsbad celebrates National Trails Day – The Coast News Group - Coast News

 28 May 2017, 8:07 pm

Carlsbad celebrates National Trails Day – The Coast News Group
Coast News
CARLSBAD — Carlsbad will celebrate National Trails Day from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. June 3 with a volunteer trail clean-up event at Rancho Carrillo Trail.

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Man arrested after leaving shirt, items at scene of armed robbery - WBRZ

 5 Jun 2017, 4:13 pm

WBRZ

Man arrested after leaving shirt, items at scene of armed robbery
WBRZ
The sheriff's office responded to the 7400 block of Poinsettia Drive and were informed that three to five suspects entered and ransacked a home at the location. Arrest documents note, the suspects were armed with guns and demanded the victims give them ...


Guardian Angels for Special Populations hosts 9th annual Fashion Show, Buffet and Auction - The News-Press

 9 Jun 2017, 5:38 am

The News-Press

Guardian Angels for Special Populations hosts 9th annual Fashion Show, Buffet and Auction
The News-Press
According to co-founder and Vice President of GASP, Lynette Zwirlein, in GASP's earlier days, funds used to come from bake sales, yard sales and selling dead poinsettias at one point. The GASP has progressed since the dead poinsettia days, outgrowing ...


Mall in Columbia changes include new retailers, restaurants - Baltimore Sun

 19 Jun 2017, 3:02 am

Baltimore Sun

Mall in Columbia changes include new retailers, restaurants
Baltimore Sun
Nicklas said the fountain was removed to improve foot traffic and provide space for additional seating, as frequently requested in customer surveys. Shoppers will still see the poinsettia tree during the holidays, she said, and possibly some kiosks in ...


Suspected Drunk Driver Causes Chain-Reaction Crash In Carlsbad ... - Patch.com

 6 Jun 2017, 9:37 am

Suspected Drunk Driver Causes Chain-Reaction Crash In Carlsbad ...
Patch.com
Carlsbad, CA - The 46-year-old suspect ran a red light on Poinsettia Lane in Carlsbad, causing a crash that left him and two other motorists injured.

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SLO attorney accused of stealing $250000 from client and spending it at casinos - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

 16 Jun 2017, 6:52 pm

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

SLO attorney accused of stealing $250000 from client and spending it at casinos
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Ronca is also accused of using a property included in the trust, located on Poinsettia Street in San Luis Obispo, as collateral for a nearly $90,000 loan. To pay off the loan, Ronca then sold the property. By February 2014, Ronca had allegedly drained ...


Carlsbad Pastor Suspected of Molesting Child for a Year - Times of San Diego

 31 May 2017, 5:58 pm

Times of San Diego

Carlsbad Pastor Suspected of Molesting Child for a Year
Times of San Diego
A 43-year-old Carlsbad pastor was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of repeatedly molesting a child for about a year, authorities reported. Matthew John Otis Tague, who ministers at North Coast Calvary Chapel on Poinsettia Lane, was taken into custody ...

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South Lakeland neighborhood evacuated because of broken gas ... - The Ledger

 14 Jun 2017, 11:56 am

The Ledger

South Lakeland neighborhood evacuated because of broken gas ...
The Ledger
Dozens of Dixieland residents were evacuated from their homes for about five hours Wednesday because of fumes from a broken gas line. LAKELAND ...

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