Bougainvillea – Clifton Carnival
Bougainvillea hybrid – ‘Clifton Carnival’
A wonderful compact climbing plant growing to 3m tall with thick, green leaves. It produces profusions of rosy magenta flowers from spring to autumn.
They can be used to grow over arbours, arches, pergolas and even used to create informal hedges and screens.
It should be planted in full sun in well drained soils. They can be damaged by frost and cold so should be in an area where they are protected from extremes cold weather. They are drought tolerant once established.