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Euphorbia pulcherrima (Poinsettia)

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Rosids > Eurosid I > Order: Malpighiales > Family: Euphorbiaceae > Genus: Euphorbia

Euphorbia pulcherrima (Poinsettia)

Euphorbia pulcherrima under cultivation in the Company Gardens, Cape Town, South Africa. [photo H.G. Robertson, Iziko ]