Poinsettias Are NOT Poisonous...

Poinsettias Are NOT Poisonous... - Plant Nursery: Michigan Gardening Tips | Eckert's Greenhouse - WEBbanner_Poinsettias19

Every year we get customers saying they love the look of poinsettias but they can't cause they're poisonous. Well- it's been a misconception for over 100 years that is just NOT true.

Yes, if you have a skin sensitivity the milky sap can cause an irritation but it's not deadly. A child or pet would have to eat roughly 500 bracts to start showing signs of irritation (upset stomach, etc.) If your concerned just make sure it's in a spot that they can't get to.

Fall Leaves = FREE Fertilizer

Fall is here and most people dread seeing the leaves fall, knowing the work that still needs to be done before the first snow. At Eckert's we love to see leaves fall, and no we have not lost our minds! When we see all the leaves on the...

2020 Holiday Guidelines

Please follow these simple rules so we can all enjoy our holiday season. Stay safe. If you are sick, please stay home. You can place an order by email (Curbside pickup page going live Nov 7th) or by phone. Please wear a mask for your...

Poinsettia Care Guide

When removing your poinsettia from the sleeve, tear from the bottom up. Follow these simple rules to better care throughout the holidays: LIGHT Place in an area that it will receive a minimum of six hours of bright (but not direct) sunlight...