Week 49 – December 09, 2018

Plant Information

Christmas Joy™ Red Poinsettia

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Euphorbia pulcherrima

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: Medium vigor and upright, V-shaped habit and uniform at every stage. Bright bracts and dark green foliage. Grows cool. Height and spread are based on a 6-in. (15-cm) pot.

Grower Information:

A week earlier than Thanksgiving, this poinsettia will color up right on time for Black Friday, hitting the early market without needing black cloth. The medium-vigor, even-branching series also makes it to retail intact and offers less shrinkage. Uniform at every stage – across all colors – Christmas Joy is great for mixes! Plus, it grows cool to save energy and money.

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Protection Information: PP24,539

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