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Tropical Gardening Helpline: When and how to prune your poinsettias - West Hawaii Today

 14 Apr 2019, 3:05 am Tropical Gardening Helpline: When and how to prune your poinsettias  West Hawaii Today

Variegated poinsettia can be propagated, but may be patented and should not be resold. (Kim and Forest Starr/Special to West Hawaii Today). Spring and late ...


Burglary leads to another CPD case - News - Log Cabin Democrat

 12 Apr 2019, 12:00 am Burglary leads to another CPD case - News  Log Cabin Democrat

Police believe an armed robbery reported during the early morning hours on April 9 was drug related, according to court documents.The Conway Police ...


Five plants with long-day photoperiodism - Herald and News

 17 Apr 2019, 12:00 am Five plants with long-day photoperiodism  Herald and News

Photoperiodism is a plant response to night length, usually resulting in the initiation of flowers. There are several categories of plant response to photoperiod.


Want to keep your poinsettia for the entire year? - Chicago Daily Herald

 23 Dec 2018, 12:00 am Want to keep your poinsettia for the entire year?  Chicago Daily Herald

Q. This year I bought a beautiful poinsettia for the holidays. Can I keep it outside in the summer? I want to and bring it in next year and get it to turn red again!


Garden View: Poinsettia selection and care - Monitor

 1 Dec 2018, 12:00 am Garden View: Poinsettia selection and care  Monitor

The stores have been playing Christmas music for weeks, but for me, nothing signals the start of the season like seeing all those bright-red Poinsettias.


The evolution of the Poinsettia as a Christmas symbol - Ruidoso News

 10 Dec 2018, 12:00 am The evolution of the Poinsettia as a Christmas symbol  Ruidoso News

Historian and educator Lynda Sanchez reveals how the poinsettia plant evolved into a Christmas symbol.


Poinsettia is a Christmas classic — and it thrives on the Central Coast - The Tribune

 12 Dec 2018, 12:00 am Poinsettia is a Christmas classic — and it thrives on the Central Coast  The Tribune

Poinsettia, a Christmas plant with red, white and pink leaves, thrives on the Central Coast of California. The winter flower, popular for holiday decorating and gifts ...


Pointers for keeping potted poinsettias thriving - Mail Tribune

 9 Dec 2018, 12:00 am Pointers for keeping potted poinsettias thriving  Mail Tribune

We were so happy, happy, I remember. Beneath the poinsettia's red in warm December. ” — Claude McKay, “Flame-Heart,” in “Harlem Shadows,” 1922. Claude ...


Bring on the Benedicts: 5 top spots in San Francisco for your Easter breakfast or brunch - KGO-TV

 18 Apr 2019, 6:10 pm Bring on the Benedicts: 5 top spots in San Francisco for your Easter breakfast or brunch  KGO-TV

Planning an Easter or Mother's Day brunch? Here are some top choices in San Francisco to host your celebration.


Hit the Road: Bevy of blooms just a car ride away - Coast News

 25 Mar 2019, 12:00 am Hit the Road: Bevy of blooms just a car ride away  Coast News

People from all over the world come to see the thousands of Tecolote ranunculus blooming at the Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch, says our guide, Gary, who ...


A brief history of poinsettias, and how to help them last through the holidays - Kansas City Star

 13 Dec 2018, 12:00 am A brief history of poinsettias, and how to help them last through the holidays  Kansas City Star

Did you know: Poinsettias were introduced to the United States in 1825 by Joel Robert Poinsett and that the colorful part of the plant is not the flower. A guide on ...


It's almost impossible to get your poinsettia to re-bloom post-Christmas - Courier Journal

 21 Dec 2018, 12:00 am It's almost impossible to get your poinsettia to re-bloom post-Christmas  Courier Journal

We're not being Grinchy when we say it's almost impossible to get your poinsettia plan to re-bloom after Christmas. So, just chuck the plant already.


The story behind poinsettia Christmas flowers and the Charleston man they're named for - Charleston Post Courier

 20 Dec 2018, 12:00 am The story behind poinsettia Christmas flowers and the Charleston man they're named for  Charleston Post Courier

The Garden Club of Charleston honors the legacy of Joel Roberts Poinsett, a Charlestonian who stumbled upon the poinsettia flower in Taxco, Mexico in the ...


On gardening: The poinsettia a treasured Christmas tradition - The Daily Herald

 8 Dec 2018, 12:00 am On gardening: The poinsettia a treasured Christmas tradition  The Daily Herald

Black Friday turned out to be a real shocker for me. It wasn't for store fighting, super discounts on large TVs or digital cameras but, instead, it was the rush to buy ...


Master Gardener: Keeping poinsettia alive year after year is challenge - Tulsa World

 23 Dec 2018, 12:00 am Master Gardener: Keeping poinsettia alive year after year is challenge  Tulsa World

Oftentimes, people will ask us if they can somehow save their poinsettias to keep them until the following year. The answer is yes, but it is much easier to just.


Can the season's plentiful poinsettia displays be harmful to you or your pets? - Colorado Springs Gazette

 15 Dec 2018, 12:00 am Can the season's plentiful poinsettia displays be harmful to you or your pets?  Colorado Springs Gazette

Do poinsettias pose a risk to people or pets? Not usually, but it's a good idea to keep them out of reach of small children and the family cat or.


Plant Lovers Almanac: How to care for your poinsettia - Akron Beacon Journal

 14 Dec 2018, 12:00 am Plant Lovers Almanac: How to care for your poinsettia  Akron Beacon Journal

One of the most used plants during the holiday season is the poinsettia (Euphorbia pulcherrima) and the plant is so popular that Dec. 12 is hailed as National ...


Tropical Gardening: Poinsettias for holiday color - Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

 11 Nov 2018, 12:00 am Tropical Gardening: Poinsettias for holiday color  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

Although we are well into November, and we have been seeing Christmas decorations since Halloween, the Christmas holidays don't seem real until we get our ...


The poinsettia a treasured Christmas tradition - The Gazette

 10 Dec 2018, 12:00 am The poinsettia a treasured Christmas tradition  The Gazette

Black Friday turned out to be a real shocker for me. It wasn't for store fighting, super discounts on large TV's or digital cameras but, instead, it was the rush to buy ...


You Can Grow It: Tips to keep poinsettias red after the holidays - KTVB.com

 27 Dec 2018, 12:00 am You Can Grow It: Tips to keep poinsettias red after the holidays  KTVB.com

Jim Duthie has some care tips to make your poinsettia last longer and look good in the new year.