How long does it take for a Poinsettia to die?

Answer your poinsettia doesn't have to die, i have one that is a year old. but the red color will go dormant. and it will grow green like a house plant. there is a way to place it in the dark and make it ... Read More »

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What year did the poinsettia come to US?

Garden on June 6th, 1829." The occasion was an exhibition by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, which ultimately evolved into the long-standing Philadelphia Flower Show.

How did the poinsettia become associated with Christmas?

This link explains it all. Please see related link below.because it is Christmas colors

Why Are Poinsettia Leaves Red?

Poinsettias, the iconic red-and-green Christmas plants, have the botanical name Euphorbia pulcherrima, meaning "very beautiful." The native Mexican plant grows as a perennial shrub in nature, but i... Read More »

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