2016-08-05
Many Christmas legends about plants and trees have sprung up over the years. How much flora lore do you know?
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According to one Mexican legend, weeds that a poor girl brought to the baby Jesus turned into:

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According to legend, why did the holly's berries turn from white to red?

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In an old Christmas custom, people sent golden roses to:

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Which leader was said to be the first to decorate Christmas trees with candles?

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According to legend, why are some trees evergreen?

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One story holds that after Eve took a fruit from it, the fir tree only blossomed centuries later:

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