No other plant says ‘Christmas’ like the dazzling colors of poinsettias! The bright leaves capture the joyous sentiments of the holidays with bright, bold colors. Poinsettias from Calloway’s and Cornelius Nursery are selected for their unmatched quality! Picked from premium growers to ensure that you receive the best of the best. Add that extra ‘wow!’ to your Christmas décor with the velvety brilliance of poinsettias.

This holiday season with Lena Pope, Calloway’s and Cornelius Nursery is donating 10% of all Poinsettia sales to help children get the best possible start in life.

For purchases of 30 or more, contact your local Garden Center to place a Special Order.

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Species: Poinsettia

Other Species Names: Christmas Flower, Easter Flower, Étoile de Noël, Euphorbia Poinsettia

Plant Height: 12-18 in.

Spread: 12-18 in.

Evergreen: Yes

Plant Form: Upright, Spreading

Summer Foliage Color: Varies

Minimum Sunlight: Partial Shade

Maximum Sunlight: Partial Sun

Poinsettias are a classic Christmas plant with vibrant, colorful foliage in the shades of the season. Well known for its green and red foliage, but can also bloom in white, pink, and speckled. The star-shaped leaf pattern is said to symbolize the Star of Bethlehem; thus, the Poinsettia has become synonymous with Christmas!

As a perennial, it can live well past the holidays and rebloom year after year. Poinsettias can be grown indoors or out and requires little light to flourish. Poinsettias work wonderfully in mass plantings for partial shade landscapes, in containers on shady patios and porches, or indoors for tabletop plants.

Poinsettias require well-drained soil and partial sun during the day. They grow best in cooler temperatures. A slow-release fertilizer will help maintain its vibrant color and allow for better growing conditions. During the warmer months, Poinsettias should be moved indoors and shaded areas, as well as pinched back to help promote re-growth.