Beautiful poinsettia (Poinsettia pulcherrima). Poinsettia is also called "Christmas Star" because it blooms in December on the eve of Christmas. Belongs to the genus Euphorbia (Euphorbia) from the family Euphorbiaceae. Grows in moist shady slopes of the mountains in southern Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica. Indoor varieties of plants reach a height of 40-50 cm, has erect, hollow stems, large leaves, similar to maple leaves, elongated shape, pointed at the ends.
Note: Having checked with the manager. Lighting: for this plant must be the brightest, which can be given at home.
Watering should be watered abundantly poinsettia, but only when the land dries in a pot. It is advisable to avoid water stagnation. Color: red. Grades: Barbara, Angelica