Week 22 – May 27, 2020

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:

This series is ready a week before Thanksgiving and will color up right on time for Black Friday – hitting the early market without needing black cloth. Medium-vigor, even-branching Christmas Joy makes it to retail intact and offers less shrinkage. Plus, this series is great for mixes, providing uniformity at every stage, across all colors. Grow this one cool to save energy and money.


Protection Information: PP24,539

(Flowering Only License)

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