Bougainvillea 'Purple Queen' (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. 'Purple Queen' has deep purple bracts and can reach a climbing height of 15 feet with support. As a ground cover it will grow 1 1/2 feet tall and 6-8 feet wide.
Bougainvillea 'Purple Queen' Bush
Leaf shape : Ovate
Leaf color : Deep green
Flower notes : Flower color comes from bract.
Flower color : Purple
Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen
Average size maturity height : 6-8 ft.
Growth rate : Fast
USDA Zone : 30 to 35 F( Z10a)
Sunset zone : 5, 6, 12-17, 19, 21-24
Water requirements : Regular
Light exposure : Sun
Attractive bark :Yes