About Bougainvillea x buttiana blondie arborescens
Plants need well-drained soils in full sun. Although established plants in the wild tolerate dry soils, container plants and new plantings need regular moisture. Deadhead flowers to prolong bloom. Remove seed pods to encourage rebloom.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||California Gold Bougainvillea|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||3.00 to 5.00 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Yellow|
|Bloom Time ||June to frost|
|Difficulty Level ||easy to grow |
Planting and care
Bougainvilleas flower on a cycle, usually 6-8 weeks. And, they flower on new growth. So here s the cycle: they ll flower, then rest, then grow new branches, then flower, and rest again. To keep yours flowering well, allow the current flowers to dry up and fall off.
Bougainvillea x buttiana blondie arborescens care
Bougainvilleas love hot, dry, sunny spaces and they seem to perform better when slightly neglected, so don t be to attentive to your plant and it should thrive. Water thoroughly and then allow the top inch or two of soil to dry out before you water again. The easiest way to test the soil moisture content is to stick your finger into it.
|Sunlight ||Full sun|
e.g:Plant in sandy, |
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Bougainvillea x buttiana blondie arborescens special feature
For the St. Louis area, grow in containers as patio plants that are overwintered indoors. In southern Florida and California, this may be planted as a specimen or massed in gardens and shrub borders or grown in containers.
Bougainvillea x buttiana blondie arborescens uses
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose