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Bougainvillea glabra 'Tropic Rainbow'


Bougainvillea glabra 'Tropic Rainbow'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Summer flowering climber with pretty cream and green leaves. Flowers through the hot months with bright papery red flowers. Prefers a frost free site, full sun and keep dry in the winter.

 
Genus
Bougainvillea
Species   glabra
Cultivar   'Tropic Rainbow'

Common name
Paper flower

Family name
Nyctaginaceae
Place of origin
South America


DETAILS
Height
2 m
Width
2 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Semi-evergreen

Soil Type
Needs well drained soil

Moisture
Water well in summer / keep dry in winter

Exposure
Avoid frosty sites / Prefers a sunny site

Paradise / Sanctuary / Texture

Climbers

Category
Long scandent stems or hooked thorns.
Availability
All our current stock has been dispatched out to retailers. If they have none left for you, we are growing another crop to supply as soon as possible.
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