Bougainvillea brasiliensis grow and care – shrub of the genus Bougainvillea also known as Bougainvillea raspberry Ice, Bougainvillea brasiliensis is perennial evergreen used as ornamental thorny plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropics or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.
Leaves color green with white in the edge in oval shape.
Bougainvillea brasiliensis flower
Flowers are small the color white yellowish, the colored area is like petals but it is bracts it can be in the colors: purple, pink, red, purplish, magenta, there is a lot of hue variety between these colors
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How to grow Bougainvillea brasiliensis growing and care:
Frost free area although can survive little period of frost, well drain soil, slightly acidic soil, trellising
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction What is the best way to start growing Bougainvillea raspberry Ice: No, but it’s possible Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? Vicious grower, sensitive for cold, overwater Difficulties/Problems with growing: Spring, summer, autumn Planting season: Aphids, Leaf miner, Moths Pests and diseases: End of the autumn start of the winter Pruning season: Prune inner branches, prune dead branches, renewed growth is recommended to prune all the outdoor foliage How to prune: 1-2 m, 3-6 feet Size of the plant? Fast growing / Medium growing Growth speed in optimal condition: Small amount of water Irrigation water management requirement: Prefer full sun but can grow in half shade Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: No Is it possible to grow indoor? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Most of the year When does flowers bloom? General information about the flower Small white yellow flowers, Cover with petal that are actually bracts the color of the bracts can be: purple, pink, red, purplish, there are a lot of hue variety Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Autumn flowers Spring flowers Summer flowers Winter flowers Flower colors Pink flower Purple flower Red flower White flower Yellow flower Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Tropics Climate Leaf color Ornamental parts Ornamental flower Ornamental leaves Ornamental plant Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Evergreen Perennial plant Shrub Plant Uses Bonsai Colored leaves Drought tolerant plants Hedging plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Plants sun exposure Full sun Plants Part shade Plants Watering plants Regularly water Small amounts of water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 12 Hardiness zone 13 Hardiness zone 9