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Bougainvillea Jamaican Red

Description

Bougainvillea Jamaican Red is a medium grower with striking red magenta-red flowers (or bracts). She is the sister plant to the Jamaican Orange, some leaves can appear slightly speckled with goldish-white. Jamaican Red will survive on low water levels and is relatively disease-free.

Bougainvillea is long-flowering and can be adapted for a wide variety of landscaping uses. Some of these uses include topiary, hedging, arbours and arches. Todays Bougainvillea has a great range in growth habit and height. Bougainvillea prefers well-drained soil and sunny position. The range of colours offers limitless combinations and a palette to choose from that would satisfy any landscape design.

Quick Facts:ξ

  • What to use me for: As a medium grower I'm too big for hanging baskets but perfect for security fencing

  • I grow to: 2-3m high

  • Where to place me: Full sun to part shade

  • I am currently: 10-15cm high

  • How far to space me: 3.5m
  • Soil Conditions: Drought resistant once established

  • My features: Speckled leaf and magenta-red flowers

  • Please note: At this small size, Bougainvillea have delicate roots and should be handled with care. Don't tease or disturb roots but rather a water the pot well, gently invert and tap pot on the side of a hard surface so it slides out. Our recommendation is to plant our beautifully-grown Bougainvillea into a larger pot rather than directly into the ground

Our plants are beautifullyξgrown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They areξguaranteedξsun-hardened, can beξplanted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for your garden.

We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants and delivery to your door

Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently

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