Caring for your Poinsettias

Our Poinsettia Collection

The Homestead Gardens Premium Poinsettia Collection, renowned for its exceptional quality and local cultivation in Davidsonville, Maryland, offers an exquisite array of poinsettias that are acclimated to our specific sunlight conditions. These vibrant and long-lasting poinsettias are a result of careful cultivation, thriving with unmatched vibrancy and longevity in the comfort of your own home.

Our poinsettias are grown locally, without enduring extensive shipping routes across the country. This means they are not weakened during transportation, preserving their pristine appearance and ensuring their florist-grade quality remains intact. You can trust that when you choose our poinsettias, they will be nothing short of elegant and graceful, adorning your home with true beauty.

The Homestead Gardens Premium Poinsettia Collection offers a wide array of sizes and colors, ensuring that you can curate your own unique holiday display. Our meticulous care during the nurturing process guarantees that each plant is of the highest quality, perfect for bringing a touch of holiday magic to your home.

Placement at Home

To the longevity and beauty of your poinsettia, it is crucial to provide it with the utmost care and attention it deserves. Start by finding a warm and cozy spot in your home, away from any cold temperatures or drafts. Poinsettias thrive in environments that are free from chilly drafts, allowing them to flourish in their full glory throughout the holiday season.

In addition to the location, ensure that the poinsettia is placed where it can bask in ample, indirect bright sunlight. This will not only showcase their stunning allure but also aid in their growth and vibrancy. Remember, poinsettias love natural light but don’t want to be directly exposed to harsh sunlight.

When incorporating poinsettias into your home decor, follow the golden rule of odd numbers. Group them in sets of three or five, creating an aesthetically pleasing display that instantly captures the eye’s attention. Furthermore, consider adding visual interest by varying the height of the poinsettia plants. You can achieve this by selecting poinsettias in different pot sizes, creating a delightful visual contrast.

For an added touch of elegance, place your poinsettias atop an exquisite pedestal or a raised platform. This artistic arrangement will not only create a captivating visual display but also lend an air of sophistication to your overall decor. With these thoughtful details and care, your poinsettias will be the stars of the holiday season, spreading cheer and beauty throughout your home.

poinsettias on hearth


When watering your poinsettia, it’s important to ensure that the soil is properly soaked all the way to the bottom of the pot. Make sure to let the soil dry out between watering sessions. Overwatering can be identified when the top leaves of the poinsettia start to turn yellow and wilt. Conversely, insufficient water supply will cause the bottom leaves to dry out and wilt.

By maintaining proper watering techniques, you will not only keep your poinsettia healthy and vibrant, but also ensure its beautiful blooms throughout the entire holiday season. Bring a touch of natural beauty to your home during the winter months with a stunning array of pinks, reds, whites, and every shade in between! Discover an extensive selection of over 15 varieties of traditional and premium-quality poinsettias available at Homestead Garden.