Teleflora: Meaning & Symbolism of Poinsettias – This short article talks about the many names given to the poinsettia, some history about the person it is named after, and what it symbolizes in different cultures.
Why Christmas.com: Poinsettias At Christmas – Where this plant comes from, how it was used by other cultures, plus an old Mexican legend.
Wikipedia: Poinsettia – Description, Religious and Other Traditional Associations, Creation of the American Poinsettia Industry, Cultivation, Diseases, and Toxicity claims.
DLTK: Paper Poinsettia Flower & Poinsettia Paper Plate Craft
First Palette Kids’ Crafts: Poinsettia Ornament
Planet Smarty Pants: Poinsettia Crafts for Christmas – 12 Crafts suggested, most made from recycled items.
Artists Helping Children: Christmas Poinsettias – Three poinsettia crafts are offered on this site: One using cardboard tubes, a coloring page, and a finger print picture.
Super Coloring: Poinsettia Coloring Pages – 6 pages offered.
Coloring.ws: Mistletoe and Poinsettia Coloring Pages – 7 poinsettia coloring pages offered.
YouTube: Poinsettia Playlist – Learn about the history of poinsettia, how to care for them, make some crafts, and listen to a story read by the author.
Here’s one of the videos in the list… How to fold a poinsettia flower, origami
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