Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Compact grower to 1 to 2 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Waterwise
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Spring through summer
Botanical Pronunciation:boo-gan-VIL-lee-a
Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
Sunset climate zones:5, 6, 12, 13, 15 - 17, 19, 22 - 29
Growth habit:Compact
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Compact grower to 1 to 2 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Special features:Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Waterwise
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Spring through summer
Flower color:Pink
Flower attributesShowy Flowers
Garden styleTropical
Design IdeasThe mounding form of Rosenka make it ideal for bank and slope coverage. The vibrant gold and pink bracts pair well with other hot tropicals, or plant amongs natural stone and rock in a drought tolerant garden. Use as foundation plantings, along fence lines, or in irregular groups in larger planting areas for continuous color. Beautiful in container gardens as the focal plant with trailing varieties surrounding it.
Care Information
Requires well drained soil. USE CAUTION NOT TO DAMAGE ROOTS WHEN PLANTING. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Apply a slow-release fertilizer in spring.Pruning time: spring.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering.