The holiday season is a perfect excuse to go all out with your decorations. Poinsettias are a holiday staple. Known for their vibrant contrasting red petals and green leaves, they convey holiday spirit in a beautiful and ornamental way. With white varieties as well, these plants are elegant and versatile, making a lovely addition to any holiday decorating scheme. Whether you are looking for a single plant to spruce up your home or several for party décor, here are the best places at which to pluck your poinsettia.
1205 W. Evans Ave.
Denver, CO 80223
Since 1946, this southwest Denver nursery has been supplying residents with all of their gardening needs. A greenhouse/nursery, this shop is run by people who are passionate about gardening. Offering a wide range of plants for all seasons, you are certain to not only find the perfect poinsettia but several complementary plants as well. The staff is very helpful and knowledgeable, so they will give you detailed instructions on how to keep your plant looking healthy and gorgeous through to the new year.
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6321 Lowell Blvd.
Denver, CO 80221
With over 30,000 square feet of retail space, Elliott Gardens is a plant super center. Its selection of flowers for all occasions is vast and varied, and all of the plants are grown on site, so the prices are reasonable. The wide variety ensures that you can find the perfect poinsettia, whether you are looking for red, white, large, small or a combination. Elliott Gardens also offers sales on off-season merchandise and there are coupons on the website. If you need a nice pot or decorative piece on which to display your poinsettia, you can find one here as well.
201 Garfield St.
Denver, CO 80206
Known for award-winning flower arrangements, Newberry Brothers knows how to add class and elegance to any décor. With red, white and pink poinsettias, you can find a unique and classy arrangement for any occasion. Add some flair by pairing the plants with one of the snow globe arrangements. If you are in need of a custom arrangement specially made for your tastes, this is the place for you. Family owned and operated since the 1940s, this store has been around for generations and the staff knows what it takes to make your party special.
The Fresh Flower Market
4343-C S. Buckley Road
Aurora, CO 80015
Offering same-day delivery of fresh flowers (except on major holidays), you can save yourself the hassle of going to the store to pick up your poinsettia. Simply call or order online and someone from The Fresh Flower Market will bring the plants to you. If you want to pick your plant, stop into the store and choose one for yourself. With a wide selection of vases and gift boxes, you can find the perfect arrangement to match your decoration scheme.
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Cherry Blossoms Florist
9975 Wadsworth Parkway, Suite F
Westminster, CO 80021
This shop is owned and operated by Cherrie Silverman, Certified Master Florist since 1988. Cherrie is passionate about flowers and floral arrangements and continually expands her knowledge through conventions and other avenues. Whether you are looking for a simple table setting for your holiday dinner or an ornate display for a holiday party, Cherry Blossoms can help you find what you need. Plants at different price points are available for any holiday budget and they will be elegant and beautiful regardless of the price.
Alaina Brandenburger is a freelance writer living in Denver. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.