Poinsettias are a true holiday classic. They brighten up the most festive of seasons with their vibrant leaves, and they make for a beautiful centerpiece on your holiday table. But do you know how to properly care for your poinsettia?
Bracts are technically also leaves of the plant, but they are the poinsettia’s way of attracting pollinators in the wild. Turning a different color entices bees and other friendly pollinators to pay the plant a visit. The poinsettia’s actual flowers are the small yellow buds in their center!