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In preparation for the upcoming holidays, poinsettias will start to be added to the greenhouses in coming weeks.
The nursery’s long-standing production of poinsettias and pansies is legendary throughout Placer County and beyond.
The church was still decorated with colorful yuletide wreaths and poinsettias.
Choose from holiday favorites like poinsettia and white spruce.
Make sure indoor poinsettias, holiday cactuses and kalanchoes receive no nighttime light.
Earlene Eisley-Freeman, Earle Eisley’s daughter and the nursery’s retail manager, notes that every poinsettia pot is individually wrapped for a more festive appearance.
While caring for poinsettias during the holidays (and even shortly thereafter) takes practically no effort, the process in the months that follow can be intimidating.
This year’s poinsettia volume alone is anticipated to be around 20,000.
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