The Poinsettia Tree In Nebraska Is One Of The Most Unusual Christmas Trees In The Nation
The holidays will be here before you know it, and decorations are going up all over Nebraska. None are more iconic than the massive poinsettia tree at Lauritzen Gardens in Omaha. People Magazine called it one of the strangest Christmas trees in the whole country. The 20-foot tree is a holiday tradition at the gardens, and if you haven’t seen it in person yet, make this the year you go.
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This botanical garden in Omaha is open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. every day of the week; it will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day. Find out more about this truly remarkable tree on the Lauritzen Gardens site.
As a lifelong Nebraskan, Delana loves discovering the many hidden treasures of her state. She has worked as a writer and editor since 2007. Delana's work has been featured on more than a dozen websites and in Nebraska Life Magazine.
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