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Mexican fire-plant

[ fahyuhr-plant, -plahnt ]
/ ˈfaɪərˌplænt, -ˌplɑnt /
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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.

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Also called wild poinsettia.
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