EL Civics for ESL Students

Flowers Lesson, Page 3

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Red Poinsettias

Poinsettias

  • Poinsettias are popular at Christmas. In Mexico and Guatemala they are called Noche Buena.


  • Poinsettias are usually red, but they can also be pink, white, pale green, orange, and cream.


  • Poinsettias grow wild in Mexico and Central America.

 

Daisies

Daisies

  • Daisies have long narrow petals and leafless stems.


  • The flowers close at night and open in the morning.


  • Daisy is a popular name for girls and women.

 

Purple Violets

Violets

  • Violets are usually purple, but pink ones are also common.


  • Violets have heart-shaped petals.


  • They bloom from spring to summer.

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