Bougainvillea Purple (Vine 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. Bougainvillea spectabilis is a vigorous climber with mid-green leaves with purple bracts from spring to fall.
Bougainvillea spectabilis (B. brasiliensis)
Leaf length : 4"
Leaf shape : Ovate
Leaf color : Mid green
Flower notes : Color comes from bract.
Flower color : Pink
Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen
Average size maturity height : 20-30 ft.
Growth rate : Vigorous
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