Scientific Name: Bougainvillea cv. Form: Climbing
Common Name:paper flowerTexture:Medium
Family Name:NyctaginaceaeHabit: Irregular, Pendulous
Plant Type: Flowering pot plant, Vine or climber Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Flowers clustered, White, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, Magenta, Purple, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Achene, Brown Green
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
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Landscape Uses: Arbors or trellis, Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Thorny and twiggy with stems that erect from the ground; leaves alternate, simple ovate with acuminate tips, 4-13 cm long x 2-6 cm wide; florets small usually white, each group of three are surrounded by three or six colourful bracts that are commonly pink or purple, sepals white and petal-like, tubular at base.