Greenthumb: The History of Poinsettias

Poinsettias are common around the holidays, but do you know how they became the un-official symbol of Christmastime?

Greenthumb expert, Rick Vuyst and Steve Zaagman explain how poinsettias became an unofficial symbol of Christmas and more of their interesting history.

You can get more advice from Rick Vuyst on the radio on Saturday mornings. His show airs from 9 to 11 a.m. on WOOD Radio 1300 and 106.9 FM.

You can catch Greenthumb segments on the WZZM 13 Weekend Morning News every Saturday.

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