What is a bougainvillea?

Answer Bougainvillea is a genus of flowering plants native to South America from Brazil west to Peru and south to southern Argentina

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What is eating my bougainvillea?

According to Bougainvillea Growers International, bougainvillea plants are relatively hardy and pest free. However, they can be bothered by pests that eat their leaves and, if not checked, complete... Read More »

In What Climate Can You Grow Bougainvillea?

Bougainvillea are tropical plants that flower in a wide range of colors, from pink and red to white, purple and gold. The best climate in which to grow bougainvillea is one that provides environmen... Read More »

What is the scientific name of bougainvillea?

The genus (or first part of the scientific name) for bougainvillea is actually "bougainvillea." There are several species, including Bougainvillea glabra, which if you are in the southern United St... Read More »

What type of climate does the Bougainvillea live in?