Bougainvillea Red (Bush Type)
Bougainvillea are characterized by vibrant colors on large petal-like bracts that surround the inconspicuous true flowers. Native to tropical South America, Bougainvillea are essentially scrambling shrubs that bloom most vigorously in hot, full sun. 'La Jolla has bright red bracts and is excellent as a shrub or container plant.
Bougainvillea 'La Jolla'
Leaf shape : Ovate
Leaf color : Green
Flower color :Red
Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen
Average size maturity width : 4-5 ft.
Average size maturity height : 4-5 ft.
USDA Zone : 20 to 25 F (Z9a)
Sunset zone : 5, 6, 12-17, 19, 21-24
Water requirements : Regular
Light exposure : Sun
Drought tolerant : Yes
Attractive bark : Yes