Description

Poinsettias are a widely-used traditional Christmas plant and are available in a variety of colors ranging from the traditional reds to white, pink, salmon, and a whole host of novelty varieties too. Poinsettias can be easy to take care of if given bright light and consistent moisture without overwatering. Avoid cold drafts such as frequently used doorways and also heat sources such as heat ducts or radiators.

Plant Details

Plants

Latin Name:
Euphorbia pulchirrima
Plant Type:
Houseplant
Potting Options:
  • 4" Pot
  • 6" Pot
  • 7" Pot
  • 8" Pot
  • 10" Pot
Care :
Consistent even moisture is key, do not overwater or allow to dry out to the point of wilting.
Light Requirements:
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun
Habit:
Mounded, shrub-like habit.
Plant Height:
Varies.
Plant Width:
Varies.
Foliage:
Medium to dark green leaves with pointed tips.
Bloom:
Tiny yellow flowers are surrounded by large, very showy bracts in a variety of colors.
Special Features:
  • Container Use
  • Low Maintenance