Blueberry Ice Bougainvillea
Bougainvillea 'Blueberry Ice'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, 5 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Summer; nearly year-round in frost-free regions.|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical|
|Growth Habit||Compact, Mounding|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Tolerates Urban Pollution, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Vibrant Summer Color|
Provide average to lean, fast draining soil. USE CAUTION not to damage roots when planting. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Reduce frequency, once established; water container plants regularly, when top 3 in. of soil are dry. Apply a controlled-release fertilizer in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10 - 11