Barbara Karst Bougainvillea
Bougainvillea 'Barbara Karst'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Average Size at Maturity||Vigorous stems quickly climb 20 to 30 ft. with support.|
|Bloom Time||Summer; nearly year-round in frost-free regions.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Barrier, Erosion Control, Espalier, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Vibrant Flowering Vine|
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. Provide trellis or arbor support. Fertilize in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 10 - 11