mexican fire plant

Mexican fire-plant

[fahyuhr-plant, -plahnt]
noun
a showy plant, Euphorbia heterophylla, of the spurge family, growing in the central U.S. to central South America, having red or mottled red and white bracts.
Also called wild poinsettia.
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mexican fire plant

noun
poinsettia of United States and eastern Mexico; often confused with Euphorbia heterophylla [syn: fire-on-the-mountain
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