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Persnickety poinsettias from Haleiwa nursery arrive for the holiday season

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                                A Christmas Joy Pink poinsettia is seen at Alluvion.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A Christmas Joy Pink poinsettia is seen at Alluvion.

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                                A Premium Ice Crystal poinsettia is seen at Alluvion.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    A Premium Ice Crystal poinsettia is seen at Alluvion.

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                                Chad Matsushima works among the poinsettias at Alluvion nursery in Haleiwa.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Chad Matsushima works among the poinsettias at Alluvion nursery in Haleiwa.

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                                Chad Matsushima and his mother, Susan Matsushima, stand in the family’s Alluvion nursery with a large pot of Ferrara poinsettias.

    CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Chad Matsushima and his mother, Susan Matsushima, stand in the family’s Alluvion nursery with a large pot of Ferrara poinsettias.

This month, thousands of rows of poinsettias at the Alluvion Inc. nursery/florist in Haleiwa turned red, pink and white just in time for holiday decorations, the culmination of meticulous cultivation that started in July. Read more

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