Bougainvillea

A greenhouse I visit in winter has an ancient bougainvillea vine I’ve enjoyed for years. This year they cut it back, but kept a few flowering cuttings. Easier to photograph than the old vine but I miss the huge cascade of flowers.

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13 thoughts on “Bougainvillea

    • Wish I could grow bougainvillea outside – it’s tropical, and I think you need a greenhouse for it up here in the northeast. The greenhouse for this plant was built in 1804. The main plant could be really old…

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