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James Walker Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea 'James Walker'

SKU
01312
A profusely blooming selection that boasts large, reddish purple, flower-like bracts. Creates a beautiful display on an arbor or trellis, or spilling over a fence. Evergreen in frost-free climates; provides superb warm season color in colder winter areas.
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10-11

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Water deeply when soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationboo-gan-VIL-lee-uh
Average Size at MaturityVigorous stems quickly climb 20 to 30 ft. with support.
Bloom TimeSummer; longer in frost-free areas.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical
Growth HabitClimbing
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBarrier, Container, Espalier, Privacy Screen, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsWater deeply when soil is dry.
Companion PlantsLantana (Lantana); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Plumbago (Plumbago); Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum)

Provide average to lean, fast draining soil. USE CAUTION not to damage roots when planting. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established in the landscape, reduce frequency; water container plants regularly, when top 3 in. of soil are dry. Provide trellis or arbor support. Feed in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 10-11

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