BRADENTON (FOX 13) -They’re a colorful display of Christmas, and it turns out, many of the poinsettias on sale this year are produced right in the Bay area’s backyard. Christmas spirit in full bloom at Orban’s Nursery in Bradenton. This week is the nursery’s busiest of the year, as crews spend sun up to sun down hauling

BRADENTON — The Orban family, known for the blazing sea of 100,000 red poinsettias they grow and the holiday tradition those flowers spawned — the annual drive-through of their Northwest Bradenton nursery — now has a new claim to fame. Family patriarch Balazs “Bill” Martin Orban, 90, has been named Manatee County Agriculturist of the