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|1||Poinsettia (Orange) - Plant|
|2||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
The poinsettia is a commercially important plant species of the diverse spurge family. The species is indigenous to Mexico. It is particularly well known for its red and green foliage and is widely used in Christmas floral displays.
The species is a tall, rangy shrub that grows to a height of 10 ft. It has large, dark green, oval leaves that are "toothed" on the sides and pointed at the tips. They emerge from smooth green erect stems. Flowers are borne at the stem tips in winter.The actual flowers are quite small (they are the yellow structures at the center of the brilliantly colored bracts) The bracts are actually modified leaves - in the species there usually are 8 to 10 bracts that are 4-7 in long.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Poinsettia|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||3 to 10 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Yellow flowers with orange bracts|
|Bloom Time ||Seasonal bloomer|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and careYou may use plant ties or just weave them through trellis sections. Fertilize the plant in spring just before new growth appears.Pinch off the tips of the vines in the second year to promote branching which will fill the trellis with bushy growth. The vining plant is prone to spider mites, which can be combated with horticultural oil or neem oil.
It can survive in temperate climates if they are planted in a sheltered area. Arabian is a small bush with evergreen leaves. There are many other varieties of the plant, of which are best suited for sub-tropical climates. Learning how to grow will add a striking visual and olfactory touch to the garden.
|Sunlight ||Part shade|
|Soil ||Well-drained soil |
|Temperature ||10 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Poinsettia special feature
Grown primarily as a pot plant, poinsettias are a big industry representing about 85% of potted plant Christmas season sales. The USA exports poinsettia plants about 90% of the world.
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose
- Its generally kep indoor in living room and in terrac area
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Poinsettia ?
Poinsettia is commonly known as Poinsettia
How tall do Poinsettia grow?
On average Poinsettia grows 3 to 10 feet
What color are Poinsettia ?
A Poinsettia plant bears flowers of color Yellow flowers with orange bracts
When Poinsettia blooms?
With enough light, Poinsettia may produce Yellow flowers with orange bracts flowers in Seasonal bloomer
How hard is Poinsettia to grow?
A Poinsettia is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Poinsettia need?
A Poinsettia prefers Part shade
How much water does a Poinsettia need?
A Poinsettia prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Poinsettia need?
A Poinsettia prefers Well-drained soil
What temperature does a Poinsettia like?
A Poinsettia prefers 10 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Poinsettia ?
To encourage Poinsettia growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Monday, 27 January 2020
Pot seems to be really small. DO I have to shift the plan to the bigger pot as it starts growing in a few months?
Tuesday, 26 November 2019
Grown in coco-peat and hence requires less water while being relatively insect free.
Sunday, 17 November 2019
Very nice plants...looking so beautiful..thanku nurserylive?
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