Sunvillea® is opening up new possibilities for bougainvillea. Sunvillea® comes in Rose (bright fuchsia color), Pink (soft pink), and Cream (really soft yellow).
Sunvillea® Bougainvilleas debuted in the United States at the Tropical Plant Industry Exposition in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and were a big hit, winning ‘The Best New Flowering Plant’ Award based on attendee votes in 2011.
Plants are ultra-compact and can even be sold as miniatures since plants flower at a very young stage.
Grow it as part of quart tropical program, in baskets and mixed patio planters. Plants will grow to a maximum height of two to three feet.
Habit: Compact, upright & bushy in habit. Height: 4-8 inches. Spread: 3-4 feet.
Application: Bougainvilleas are ideal for patio containers, window boxes, bedding and baskets.
Care: Keep plant under full sun. Maintain moderately moist soil, do not water excessively.