Did you know about all the different varieties of Poinsettias? I visited a local nursery and was amazed at all the beauties they have on display. Molbak’s is not only a wonderful nursery it is a tourist destination. Here are 13 of the 19 varieties I counted at the nursery.
1. Peterstar White 2. Jester Red
3. Premium Lipstick 4. Cortez Burgundy
5. Strawberries & Cream 6. Merlot
7. Winter Rose – Dark Red 8. Whitestar
9. Red Fox “Pink Cadillac” 10. Silverstar Red
11. Da Vinci Pink 12. Snowcap White
13. Chianti Red 14. oops here’s a bonus, Mars Pink!
Here’s some more information about the history and cultivation of the Poinsettia
I’ll leave you with this Poinsettia Christmas Tree that is on display at Molbak’s Nursery in Woodinville, Washington
And FYI these plants are not poisonous. Click here to read about that.
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