Synonyms of painted leaf


1. fire-on-the-mountain, painted leaf, Mexican fire plant, Euphorbia cyathophora, spurge

usage: poinsettia of United States and eastern Mexico; often confused with Euphorbia heterophylla

2. poinsettia, Christmas star, Christmas flower, lobster plant, Mexican flameleaf, painted leaf, Euphorbia pulcherrima, spurge

usage: tropical American plant having poisonous milk and showy tapering usually scarlet petallike leaves surrounding small yellow flowers

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