Yani's Delight Bougainvillea
Bougainvillea glabra 'Yani's Delight'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||boo-gan-VIL-lee-uh GLAY-bruh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring through fall; nearly year-round in frost-free regions.|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical|
|Growth Habit||Mounding, Rounded|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Specimen, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Jasmine (Trachelospermum); Lantana (Lantana); Princess Flower (Tibouchina); Hibiscus (Hibiscus);Plumbago (Plumbago)|
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 regularly, when top 3 in. of soil are dry. Apply a controlled-release fertilizer in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11