Profession, Physician, Botanist, Politician. Religion, Episcopalian. Joel Roberts
Poinsett (March 2, 1779 – December 12, 1851) was an American physician and
... Poinsett arrived in Charleston ...
Montezuma, the last of the Aztec kings, would have poinsettias brought into ... In
the 17th century, Juan Balme, a botanist, noted the poinsettia plant in his writings.
... Prescott named the plant the poinsettia in honor of Joel Poinsett's discovery.
Feb 10, 2011 ... The Poinsettia plant was named after Joel Robert Poinsett, who was an ... much
that he sent several back to his home in South Carolina where ...
What we call the Poinsettia is native to Mexico and was called Cuetlaxochitl by
the ... (1480 - 1520, last of the Aztec Kings) adorned his palaces with the plant.
And it's a best-seller at Christmas, the season of peace, while named after a
Secretary of ... Montezuma decked the halls of his various palaces with
Ephraim Poinsett that listed the wrong names for his mother and father, which led
me to believe that he was not a .... profession or craft. The French word ... was
named after Joel Roberts Poinsett who was Secretary of War around this time.
American statesman noted primarily for his diplomacy in Latin America. ... the
diplomat after whom the poinsettia plant was named; studied at St. Paul's School
Dec 5, 2003 ... Poinsettia can cause severe reactions among people who have latex. ... The
poinsettia was named after Joel R. Poinsett, the first U.S. ambassador to Mexico,
who took cuttings of it back to his native South Carolina in the 1820s. The Los
Angeles ... Latex Allergy A Bane To Medical Profession January 7 ...
The lure of the pen enticed Khushwant Slngh (born in 1915) away from his
profession of law and diplomacy ... His love and keen observation of nature and
landscape .... Christmas tree is the poinsettia which persists through January; it is
, as its Latin ...... known as 'Collector Sahib', and the Jehangir, named after the
Jul 20, 2016 ... After a period of consulting, Digate served as an operations ... He is also actively
engaged within his profession: He is currently serving as vice ...