Poinsettia - Knowledgebase Question

Port St. Lucie, Fl
Question by alcaracu2
May 30, 2009
My Poinsettia is still in bloom in an outside planter. What is the proper care for an outside potted Poinsettia, if any.


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Answer from NGA
May 30, 2009

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After the flowers have faded, pinch your plant back to encourage lots of new branches. Pinch throughout the summer to encourage branching but stop pinching by the first of September. Your poinsettia should bloom for you again in December. Enjoy!

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