This grafted variety of Bougainvillea does not have spines on its branches and this is famous for more blooming at smaller height. Regular pruning induces more flowering and dense growth of this plant. The plant blooms round the year. Blooming will be maximum during spring and summer season. During winter season, blooming will reduce.
Watering & Sunlight:
It likes sunlight but can grow with minimum 4 hours direct sunlight availability also. We should water it, whenever the soil of your pot becomes dry.
Soil: Drainage in pot is necessary by making sufficient holes in bottom. To make the ideal potting mix, 20 % drainage media (river sand/ Leca/ Perlite/ Pumice or rice husk- use any one of them) in potting mix must be available. If you give sufficient water and vermi-compost, it shows more vibrant and bright green colours. It’s a long life plant. Even if you don’t give fertiliser, it shows satisfactory growth. You should add vermi-compost after six months.
Uses: Ornamental use as shrub, hedge also. The plant is also used as single plant in pot.