PLANTS OF PURPLE BOUGAINVILLEA - BOUGAINVILLEA SPECTABILIS
Perennial climber. Thorny shrub. Its branches can reach 8 m. Purple flowers from spring to the beginning of autumn.
It covers walls and pergolas acting as windbreaker. The more sunny position the Bougainvillea is the more it blooms.
Dig a hole at least two or three times as wide and deep as the root ball. Take out the plant from the container and loosen roots to allow them to spread out in all direction. Cut possible broken roots. Mix the soil extracted with a substrate and fill part of the hole with the mixture obtained. Place the plant in the hole and cover with the remaining mixture. Compact the soil around the plant and water thoroughly.