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Bougainvillea 'Bambino Siggi'

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Plant description

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Bougainvillea 'Bambino Siggi' is a lovely small version of the larger climber, which is perfect for smaller gardens, conatiners and courtyards. It has golden pale orange bracts and small white flowers, and it is a generous bloomer. A tidy grower that needs little attention. Likes a warm and sunny position in moist soil. Once established it will withstand light frost, drought and coastal conditions. Feed with a good general purpose fertiliser through the warm months.

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: orange
Flowering season: spring summer autumn

Plant size

Maximum height: 2 metres
Minimum height: 1 metres

Maximum width: 2 metres
Minimum width: 1 metres

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Not specified.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical, tropical.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.

Clay: dry, moist, well-drained.

Sand: moist, well-drained.

Pests

Aphids

Miscellaneous information

Planting season: Any.

Types of fertiliser: good general purpose fertiliser.

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