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This page was updated on 01/04/21

Why throw those holiday plants away after the holidays?
With a little love, attention and knowledge, they can be
the gift that keeps on giving year after year.


Poinsettias are one of the most popular of holiday plants.
Here are some websites with tips on maintaining
the festive holiday plant:

The Texas Poinsettia Producers Guide

This section of the Texas Extension Service website
explores all aspects of growing poinsettias, the
many different sizes, shapes and forms of poinsettias,
insect and disease control and much more.

Poinsettias for Florida Landscapes

Poinsettias can be grown outdoors in parts
of the southern United States.

The Poinsettia Pages

Poinsettia Profile from Floridata

Poinsettia Plant Care and Growing Guide

Other Holiday Plants

There are more favorite holiday plants like the Christmas Cactus
and Cyclamen. Here are some sites with lots of information on
caring for these plants:

Getting Christmas Cactus to Bloom

Christmas Cactus FAQs

Care of Christmas Cactus After the Holidays

How to Grow and Care for Christmas Cactus

How to Care for Christmas Cactus

What to do with your Holiday Cactus

Growing and caring for amaryllis

Amaryllis Planting and Care

Amaryllis Care

Home Forcing of Potted Amaryllis

Tips for Taking Care of Cyclamen

How to Care for Cyclamen

Christmas Trees

Christmas trees play an important role during in the holiday season.
Read about everything you ever wanted to know about them.

Captain Jack's Christmas Tree Farm

Resource provides links to Christmas tree farms
in the United States. Get tips on how to
care for real trees.

Christmas Forest

Order fresh wreaths created from Pacific Northwest trees.

All About Christmas Trees

The University of Illinois Extension website is a
great source of information including tree farms,
tree types and care, flowers and greenery.

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