Christmas poinsettia first grown in Jersey City

The popular Christmas poinsettia flower was first cultivated by Mrs. Enteman, a Jersey City horticulturist, in 1923.  Until the 1960s, nearly all commercially grown poinsettias were descendants of this single “Oak Leaf” poinsettia plant.

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