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Barbara Karst

Bougainvillea hybrid

SPECIES: No
INDIGENOUS: No

FLOWER/FOLIAGE COLOUR: Purple
FLOWERING TIME: Nov - May
SPECIAL FEATURES:
SIZE: 400cm (height) x 200cm (width)
HEIGHT RANGE: 4m - 5m

DESCRIPTION

A beautiful vigorous growing bougainvillea with bright magenta-red bracts. Suitable to cover patios and a dramatic groundcover for banks when allowed to ramble. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens.

USES

Screening Plant, Borders/Low Hedges

CONDITIONS

Light Frost tolerance once established, Coastal Conditions, Wind Tolerant

SOIL TYPE

Sandy / Rocky Soil

CARE

Plant in well drained soil. Water moderately. Use a natural mulch. Fertilize regularly. Pinch shoot tips regularly to encourage new growth. Prune annually.

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