Poinsettias are so pretty and nothing ushers in the feeling of Christmas as seeing them proudly displayed around the house. So pretty to look at but are they as dangerous as we have all been told?

But somewhere along the way it picked up a bad-girl reputation as a lethal beauty -- lovely to look at and terribly toxic if tasted!

Get the facts about the pretty poinsettia with a simple and safe click below

(via Are poinsettias poisonous? on Shine.)