Bougainvillea Red Flwr. w/Varieg. Leaves(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. 'Raspberry Ice' has a hardy shrubby habit with a mounded form and variegated foliage. Raspberry-pink bracts blooms among yellow-edged foliage that emerges tinged red. This low spreading forms looks great in hanging baskets or as a small shrub or ground cover.
Bougainvillea 'Raspberry Ice' ('Hawaii')
Leaf notes : New foliage has reddish tinge.
Leaf shape : Ovate
Leaf color : Variegated - Green with creamy yellow edges
Flower notes : Flower color comes from bract.
Flower color : Red
Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen
Average size maturity width : 5-6 ft.
Average size maturity height : 2-3 ft.
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