Bougainvillea peruviana growing vine of the genus Bougainvillea, Bougainvillea peruviana perennial evergreen used as ornamental thorny plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropics or tropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 9+.

Leaves color green in oval shape, size 2-4 cm

Bougainvillea peruviana flower

Flower color white yellowish, the colored area next to the flowers is bracts it is like petals the color of the bracts can be: magenta-rose, purple

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Requirements for Bougainvillea peruviana growing and care:

Trellising, frost free, but can survive just frost, well drain soil, dry weather

What is the best way to start growing:
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No, but it’s possible

Difficulties/Problems with growing:
Vicious grower, sensitive to frost, can die in flooding

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, Leaf miner, Moths

Pruning season:
End of the autumn start of the winter

How to prune:
Prune inner branches, prune dead branches, renewed growth is recommended to prune all the outdoor foliage

Size of the plant?
0.6-2 m, 2-6 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Irrigation water management requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Prefer full sun but can grow in half shade

Is it possible to grow indoor?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

When does flowers bloom?
Late spring – midsummer sometime late summer

General information about the flower
Small white yellow flowers, Cover with petal that are actually bracts the color of the bracts can be: magenta-rose, purple, there are a lot of hue variety

Scientific name:

Bougainvillea peruviana

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