Iowa State University: Caring for Poinsettias

Poinsettias are the most popular potted flower in the United States, but taking care of these festive plants can sometimes be challenging!

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturalists put together this useful FAQ on caring for your poinsettias. Click through the link below to see answers to these questions:

  • Why is my poinsettia dropping some of its leaves? 
  • My poinsettia suddenly wilted and died. Why?
  • Small, white insects flutter about my poinsettia when I water the plant. What are they and how do I control them? 

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