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Vera Deep Purple Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea 'Rpboug 327'

SKU
09008
Vibrant purple flowers in spherical clusters are produced longer than most bougainvilleas. Compact, dwarf form wonderful for cascading hanging baskets, patio containers or as a spreading groundcover. Good summer annual in colder climates.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationboo-gan-VIL-lee-uh
Average Size at MaturityGrows to only 8 to 12 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPurple
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleTropical
Growth HabitCompact, Mounding
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureDwarf Plant, Easy Care, Waterwise, Bird Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.
Companion PlantsStar Jasmine (Tracheospermum); Lantana (Lantana); Hibiscus (Hibiscus); Jatropha (Jatropha); Purple Fountain Grass (Pennisetum)

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. USE CAUTION IN REMOVING PLANT FROM CONTAINER SO THAT ROOTS ARE NOT DAMAGED.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11

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