A somewhat lower maintenance variety of bougainvillea that grows less aggressively. The bright pink bracts provide a striking contrast to the dark green leaves. Unlike the more common type of Bougainvillea, this variety can be planted as a free-standing shrub. Not recommended near pools.
- 3' x 6'
- Fast growing
- Flowers are actually bracts. The most common color is magenta. Flowers year round in Phoenix.
- Water occasionally once well established.
- Prune frost damaged stems.
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