John Montgomery wrote:
> Is this statement correct?
> I have always thought it was true but just recently, I heard a
> horticulturist say that Poinsettias are NOT poisonous.
Poinsettias are NOT toxic. Reports of their toxicity have been one of
the most persistent myths of the botanical world.
While a whole slew of botanicals are toxic, poisonous, if you insist,
the beautiful poinsettia is NOT one of them.
Senior Compliance Officer
U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (Retired)