Hundreds of poinsettias given away in Davenport

DAVENPORT, Iowa -- Hundreds of poinsettias will be given away on January 12th and 13th, according to the Davenport Parks and Recreation.

"The Great Poinsettia Giveaway" is a yearly tradition at Vander Veer Botanical Park, according to a post on the department's Facebook page.  They planned to give away hundreds of poinsettias to the public.

Donations to benefit the maintenance of Vander Veer park are encouraged.