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Some believe that the plant represents the star of Bethlehem . And others remember Dr. Joel Roberts Poinsett, the U.S. Ambassador to Mexico...
Huffington Post · 10 hours ago
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Joel Roberts Poinsett introduced the poinsettia plant to the United States from Mexico. Poinsett was a botanist, physician, and the first...
Indiana Prairie Farmer · 32 hours ago
That idea came from Mexico (and the name of the plant came from Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first U.S. Minister to Mexico).
WLWT · Dec. 22, 2014  Explore story »
S. Department of Agriculture, the poinsettia was introduced to this country in the late 1820s by Joel Roberts Poinsett, a South Carolinian and...
BusinessWeek · Dec. 21, 2014
... first US minister to Mexico, Joel Roberts Poinsett, who was also an avid botanist. It is said that one Christmas long ago as Poinsett strolled...
Guyana Chronicle Online · Dec. 21, 2014
That idea came from Mexico (and the name of the plant came from Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first U.S. Minister to Mexico).
CNN · Dec. 19, 2014
That idea came from Mexico (and the name of the plant came from Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first U.S. Minister to Mexico).
CNN · Dec. 19, 2014
That idea came from Mexico (and the name of the plant came from Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first U.S. Minister to Mexico).
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CNN · Dec. 19, 2014  Explore story »
The person responsible for bringing poinsettias to the United States was Joel Roberts Poinsett.
Richmond Register · Dec. 16, 2014