Poinsettia Care

With proper care, poinsettias can last for years - they can even grow into trees! Here's the dos and don'ts of caring for your new plants. 


Place in indirect sunlight for at least 6 

hours a day 

Provide temperatures between 68° 

and 70°F 

Water thoroughly when soil feels dry to 

the touch 

Fertilize after the blooming season with 

a balanced, all-purpose fertilizer 


Place near cold drafts or excessive 


Expose to temperatures below 50°F 

Allow them to sit in standing water 

Expose to chilling winds when 


Fertilize when it is in bloom 

After the Season...