Poinsettia is the brilliant Christmas plant that, with a little love, will bloom long after the ho-ho-hos have faded.
And if you want it to re-bloom for next year, we’ve got tips for that, too (but fair warning: that’s a lot harder to do). Here’s how to care for poinsettias during the season (and beyond):
Inspect poinsettias carefully before you buy a plant. A healthy plant looks like this: