Our Plants - Bougainvillea

California Gold
Bougainvillea hybrid
Sunshine yellow floral bracts provide masses of colour throughout summer on this medium sized shrub. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Yellow
  • 2.0 x 1.5
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Flame
Bougainvillea hybrid
A moderate growing bougainvillea with flame red and orange floral bracts. Lovely spreading habit makes it ideal for embankments and screening. Ideal for low maintenance gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Red
  • 1.5 x 1.5
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Purple
Bougainvillea hybrid
A compact growing bougainvillea with beautiful purple floral bracts bears masses of flowers in the warm months. Ideal for container growing or for the low maintenance garden. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Purple
  • 1.0 x 1.0
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Rijnstar® Lila
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
An unusual bougainvillea with elongated floral bracts of delicate lilac make this variety irresistible. Ideal for indoor colour and container growing on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Lilac
  • 1.0 x 1.0
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Rijnstar® Pink
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
Beautiful bright pink, elongated floral bracts make this a true wonder. Ideal for indoor colour and container growing on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Pink
  • 2.0 x 1.5
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Rijnstar® White
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
An unusual bougainvillea with elongated floral bracts of delicate white make this variety irresistible. Ideal for indoor colour and container growing on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • White
  • 1.0 x 1.0
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Ruby
Bougainvillea hybrid
A beautiful medium sized shrub, covered in masses of beautiful ruby bracts in summer. Lovely screening plant. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Light frost tolerance once established. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Ruby
  • 2.0 x 1.5
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Sundown Orange
Bougainvillea hybrid
The floral bracts on this beautiful bougainvillea open orange turning pink as they age. This variety has a full growth habit providing masses of blooms. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Orange
  • 1.5 x 1.5
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Thai Delight
Bougainvillea hybrid
A tall growing bougainvillea with a full growth habit ensures masses of flowers. An unusual variety with white floral bracts that age to pink. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Pink
  • 1.5 x 1.5
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Vera® Purple PBR
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
Fluorescent purple bracts make this bougainvillea impossible to resist. A compact growth habit ensures that it has a place both in the garden and in a container on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • Flourescent Purple
  • 1.0 x 1.0
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Vera® White
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
A bougainvillea with classic white floral bracts and excellent growth habit for use in the garden or in a container on the patio. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Dec / Feb
  • White
  • 1.0 x 1.0
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specs Uses conditions soil type
Species Indigenous Attract birds / bees Flowering time Colour of flower / foliage Approximate Height (m) x Width (m) Cut flowers Containers Screening Tolerates light frost once established Coastal Drought tolerant once established Tolerates shade Tolerates wind Tolerates slightly heavier soil Sandy / Rocky soil Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
California Gold
Bougainvillea hybrid
Sunshine yellow floral bracts provide masses of colour throughout summer on this medium sized shrub. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Yellow 2.0 x 1.5              
Flame
Bougainvillea hybrid
A moderate growing bougainvillea with flame red and orange floral bracts. Lovely spreading habit makes it ideal for embankments and screening. Ideal for low maintenance gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Red 1.5 x 1.5            
Purple
Bougainvillea hybrid
A compact growing bougainvillea with beautiful purple floral bracts bears masses of flowers in the warm months. Ideal for container growing or for the low maintenance garden. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Purple 1.0 x 1.0            
Rijnstar® Lila
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
An unusual bougainvillea with elongated floral bracts of delicate lilac make this variety irresistible. Ideal for indoor colour and container growing on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Lilac 1.0 x 1.0            
Rijnstar® Pink
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
Beautiful bright pink, elongated floral bracts make this a true wonder. Ideal for indoor colour and container growing on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Pink 2.0 x 1.5              
Rijnstar® White
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
An unusual bougainvillea with elongated floral bracts of delicate white make this variety irresistible. Ideal for indoor colour and container growing on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb White 1.0 x 1.0            
Ruby
Bougainvillea hybrid
A beautiful medium sized shrub, covered in masses of beautiful ruby bracts in summer. Lovely screening plant. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Light frost tolerance once established. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Ruby 2.0 x 1.5              
Sundown Orange
Bougainvillea hybrid
The floral bracts on this beautiful bougainvillea open orange turning pink as they age. This variety has a full growth habit providing masses of blooms. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Orange 1.5 x 1.5            
Thai Delight
Bougainvillea hybrid
A tall growing bougainvillea with a full growth habit ensures masses of flowers. An unusual variety with white floral bracts that age to pink. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Pink 1.5 x 1.5            
Vera® Purple PBR
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
Fluorescent purple bracts make this bougainvillea impossible to resist. A compact growth habit ensures that it has a place both in the garden and in a container on the patio. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb Flourescent Purple 1.0 x 1.0              
Vera® White
Bougainvillea hybrid (A RijnPlant® variety)
A bougainvillea with classic white floral bracts and excellent growth habit for use in the garden or in a container on the patio. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.
      Dec / Feb White 1.0 x 1.0