In the nearly two centuries since it was introduced to North America, the poinsettia has become a symbol of Christmas and the holiday season. Follow these steps if you wish to keep your poinsettia over the summer to enjoy again next holiday season.
Follow these tips after the hustle and bustle of the holidays, or when the plant starts to look a little tired (whichever comes first):
Here is the tricky part — getting your poinsettia to bloom again.
This is a pretty labor-intensive process, but if you are lucky, you will have a healthy, colorful plant for the holidays.