What color of the poinsettia flowers?

Answer One traditionally thinks of a Poinsettia as a red flower, however, the flower is actually yellow but very small and insignificant. The colored 'flower' that makes the display is produced by the lar... Read More »

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What color are the flowers on poinsettia?

Poinsettias come in a variety of colors, with red being the most popular. There are also white, pink, salmon, apricot, yellow and cream poinsettia flowers. Some types of poinsettia's leaves are spe... Read More »

What color are the flowers on a poinsettia?

The poinsettia plant is recognizable by its brightly colored leaf display. The actual flower of the poinsettia is yellow, a small round bulb in the center of the cluster of red or white leaves that... Read More »

What color are the flowers on the poinsettia?

The red "petals" of the poinsettia are not flowers. These red parts are actually colored bracts, which are modified leaves. The flowers are nestled in the center of the plant, at the base of the ... Read More »

What's the color of the flowers on a poinsettia?

According to North Carolina Cooperative Extension, the red, pink, white or multi-colored structures that most people think of as poinsettia petals are actually modified leaves or "bracts." The tru... Read More »