• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderately growing; reaches 1 to 2 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Colorful Waterwise Vine
    Blooms:
    Spring through Summer
  • Detail
    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:Moderately growing; reaches 1 to 2 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
    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.
    Companion PlantsLantana (Lantana); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Cordyline (Cordyline); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Mandevilla (Mandevilla)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide average to lean, fast draining soil. USE CAUTION not to damage roots when planting. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Reduce frequency, once established; water container plants more often. Apply a controlled-release fertilizer in spring.Pruning time: spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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