Mexican fire-plant

[fahyuh r-plant, -plahnt]
noun
  1. 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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