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Category archive: Poinsettia Care

Selecting the Poinsettia for Success

Selecting the Poinsettia for Success

How do YOU choose the right poinsettia?  Do you shop by price alone or pick up a plant that is at the end of the checkout line in the grocery store?  For beauty, longevity and the joy of successful plant care, those may be the wrong reasons.  Waukesha Floral & Greenhouse’s plants start as young…

New Variety of Poinsettia

Here’s a beautiful red poinsettia with light green flecks… the variety is Glitter. It’s a new and very vigorous plant at Waukesha Floral this year. Remember, when you choose a poinsettia, the actually flowers are not the brightly colored leaves, but the little yellow blooms in the centers. You would like the little yellow blooms…

DO’s and DON’T’s of Poinsettia Care

DO place your plant in indirect sunlight for at least six hours per day. If direct sun can’t be avoided, diffuse the light with a shade or sheer curtain.DO provide room temperatures between 68 – 70° F. Generally speaking, if you are comfortable, so is your poinsettia.DO water your plant when the soil feels dry…