Week 39 – September 26, 2018

Plant Information

Valentine Poinsettia

Growing Information:
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Marketing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Euphorbia pulcherima

Common Name: Poinsettia

Hardiness Degree: 50°F (10.0°C)

Blooming Season: Winter

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 13" (33cm)

Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Width: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Exposure: Shade

General Information: Valentine has dark red, rose-shaped bracts with huge, long-lasting cyathia. It has dark green, curled foliage and finishes mid-season, with outstanding post-harvest characteristics. Height and spread are based on a 6-in. (15-cm) pot.

Grower Information:

  • Romantic look adds eye-catching appeal to your program
  • Huge, long-lasting cyathia for extended shelf life
  • Adaptable to pot and cut flower use


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