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Bright and beautiful until spring. Taking care of poinsettias properly.

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In November and December, the poinsettia is an absolute bestseller. No flowering houseplant is bought more often in the last few weeks of the year. After all, this beautiful winter favourite is considered the Christmas plant par excellence. But, Christmas aside, this attractive star also scores highly as a colourful houseplant and, with the right care, will continue to thrive well beyond the end…

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Reaching for the right stars. What to consider when buying poinsettias.

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With their lush green foliage and intensely coloured bracts, poinsettias make attractive showstoppers in any room in winter. With the right care, this winter flowering beauty can keep its colourful good looks well into spring, provided you pick the right plant in the first place. Because how good its prospects for a long life are is already determined at the time you buy it. The experts at Stars…

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Feel the magic of Advent Advent. Advent wreaths and calendars featuring poinsettias.

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For many people, the weeks before Christmas are pure stress. With one appointment after another, it's hard to pause and feel the magic of Advent. This makes it all the more important to cherish traditions and rituals from childhood. Through them, you can experience the magic of Christmas all over again. Advent wreaths and calendars are among the most important customs in the run-up to Christmas

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Not just for Christmas! With proper care and attention your poinsettias will bloom from autumn into the new year.

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As one of the world’s most popular plants, with tens of millions sold around Europe each year, the proper care of poinsettias is a serious matter for plant parents all around the continent according to leading experts, Stars for Europe.

Whilst poinsettias are renowned for making wonderful festive displays, they also have a reputation for being a little tricky to care for, but forewarned is…

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How do they do it? Poinsettia growers reveal the secrets to beautiful coloured bracts at Christmas.

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year… no other celebration creates such a sense of holiday at home as Christmas. And for households across Europe, the festive season wouldn’t be complete without a gorgeous poinsettia gracing the living room. These iconic symbols of Christmas are arriving at stores nationwide and are guaranteed to fly off shelves – but how do growers ensure that plants are…

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Houseplants: a green Christmas in a growing market.

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Poinsettias bring the beauty of nature indoors, making a beautiful, plastic-free alternative to cheap tinsel and throwaway plastic baubles.

Poinsettia growers are gearing-up for what could be their busiest season ever. Soaring interest in indoor plants, driven by social media and the fashion for filling homes with greenery, is driving the market for more natural festive decor. So says Stars for…

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