Bougainvilleas – cascades of colour This old favourite can easily justify its popularity. By Gerald Schofield. Bougainvilleas were introduced to gardens centuries ago from South America, and today remain popular shrubs and climbers in many parts of the world. Their small, tubular, white or cream flowers are surrounded by colourful leaf-like bracts with a papery texture. […]
Growing tips Bougainvilleas are vigorous growers, so feed them frequently during the growing season.