Christmas plants. A poinsettia is a pointed red flower that is often associated with. A christmas plant is the perfect way to add some lush greenery to the indoors during the cold dreary winter months and let family and friends know youre thinking about them. Christmas cacti are so pretty. Christmas plants and flowers poinsettia perhaps the most recognizable flower for christmas is the poinsettia.
There are many different plants used around the world during christmas. There are also a wide variety of plants that include christmas in their common name. Christmas cacti are so the new poinsettias. Logs specifically are used in the following christmas traditions.
Originally sold with bright red and green leaves the flowers are actually leaves on the plant poinsettias today are sold in a wide variety of colors and patterns. Christmas cactus is a tropical plant that originates in. Christmas plant tips 1. 10 best christmas plants and flowersplus how to make them thrive til santa arrives christmas tree.
While traditional christmas flowers include classics such as the poinsettia amaryllis holly and mistletoe the pros have taken these seasonal color schemes and scents to create christmas bouquets with a modern twist such as tulips in the snow and candy cane christmas roses. Beyond christmas flowers there are also christmas foods and christmas drinks that use traditional plants. Poinsettias are nearly as classic as christmas movies. Long lived they may produce bountiful blooms for 20 to 30 christmases to come.
Poinsettias are sub tropical plants native to mexico. Christmas plants to brighten the indoors give a christmas gift that will keep on giving all year long when you select a fresh potted plant from ftds online catalog of green and flowering plants. The plant is sensitive to the cold which is why its recommended that they stay inside where theyre warm and protected. Christmas plants are various flowers or vegetation from garden plants associated with the festive season of christmas.
You can force a christmas cactus into bloom in much the same way as a poinsettia see above by providing long nights starting around october 1. Christmas trees are the most iconic christmas plant. Like poinsettias christmas cacti are available in a kaleidoscope of colors including red white pink cream and fuchsia. Christmas plants our cheerful christmas plants like our fragrant evergreens and unique christmas cacti will make their happiness last long after the holidays are over.