About the Poinsettia, The Christmas Plant (Euphorbia pulcherrima)

After blogging about the Wild Poinsettia, I was given a traditional Christmas Poinsettia plant and was so fascinated by its color. Yet, this Christmas variety has very humble origins. It is still a weed in the wild. All that is done with this plant is use a ‘grafting’ method, where tissues (or seedlings) from one plant are inserted into…