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Q.Poinsettas – It Now In Sept., Is It To Late To Cut Them Back?

Zone Sun city Center, Fl | bmattie added on September 18, 2021 | Answered

I set my poinsetta plant outside. They are tall an “leggy” I read that they should be cut back during the summer. It is now mid Sept. Is it too late to cut them back now??

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Answered on September 21, 2021

Generally, it is acceptable to cut them back anytime you feel that they need it.

This article will give you more information on their care:


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