This clinging vine has average, regular water requirements, but needs good drainage. It is a fast growing vine, reaching 12′ to 15′ in length and 3′ to 5′ in width. Clusters of 3″ trumpet shaped flowers will bloom from a soft melon color to a vibrant, flaming red color during the summer.
There are many varieties and colors of Bougainvillea vines. The foliage is bright to deep green and may reach 30 feet. Vines are staked and come in colors of Brazil Purple and Royal Purple, Gold and Rainbow Gold, Orange, Pink, and White.