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36th Annual Poinsettia Sale

Dec 4, 2013 through Dec 5, 2013, 7:00am - 6:00pm
The 36th Annual Poinsettia Sale
Sponsored by: Pi Alpha Xi (PAX) - The Floriculture and Horticulture Honor Society 
OSU Howlett Hall Greenhouse, 680 Tharp Street, 43210.
Wednesday, December 4th and Thursday, December 5th, 2013. 
Hours of the sale both days are 7 AM– 6 PM
In total 1590 poinsettias of 67 varieties from classic through contemporary will be available. PAX will also have Holiday cactus and Cyclamen available for purchase.  All proceeds from the poinsettias, cacti, and cyclamen support PAX's club yearly goals of educational trips, outreach, and scholarships.  More information, and pre-order forms are available at or by emailing
Additionally at the poinsettia sale, student members of Landscape and Floriculture Forum (LAFF) will sell live holiday wreaths and centerpieces as well as paper bulbs & white kits. Chadwick Arboretum will vend holly berry bundles and fresh cut greens.

Also in the Howlett Hall Greenhouse, OSU Extension Floriculture Specialist Claudio Pasian will provide an opportunity to evaluate 55 cultivars of new and experimental poinsettias during the PAX Poinsettia sale. The evaluation will be held Wednesday and Thursday, December 4th and December 5th from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30p.m. Those who participate in the evaluation will have the opportunity to enter a raffle to win a poinsettia. For more information contact Claudio Pasian at 614-292-9941.
Coupon available here (PDF | PNG