Pointsettias

Christmas is the season of poinsettias and these tips from the Extension Service might help you keep yours.

It is getting chillier in Alabama! Aside from the weather, one thing that tells us that the holidays are near is the flood of beautiful red poinsettias filling up local nurseries and home improvement stores.

The poinsettia has been used as a decoration during the holiday dating back to when the first missionaries included them in their Advent ceremonies during the 17th century. Did you know that poinsettias are actually native to Mexico?

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