Bougainvillea are an immensely showy, floriferous and hardy plant. Virtually pest-free and disease resistant, it rewards its owner with an abundance of color and vitality when it is well looked after.

Bougainvillea Teatime Pixie® Bonsai

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This pink, Bougainvillea Teatime Pixie® bonsai can be grown in its 6-inch ceramic bonsai pot for several years before needing re-potting.

This variety of bougainvillea hardly needs any trimming or maintenance to stay colorful and showy. Frost-sensitive, potted bougainvillea can be wintered over indoors during cool weather. For best blooming, bougainvillea must be grown outdoors and receive at least 5 hours of direct sun per day. Water at the first sign of wilt, and when re-potting, use only bonsai soil in a pot with excellent drainage.

  • Botanical Name : Bougainvillea Teatime Pixie®
  • Variety/Cultivar: Teatime Pixie®
  • Tiny, pink bracts and compact foliage
  • Height of bonsai will remain approximately 6-7 In. tall
  • Needs minimal water once established
  • Can be wintered-over indoors in cooler climates
  • Fertilize monthly with BGI's Bougain® for best blooming results
  • Trim after each bloom cycle for best branching and blooming
  • Enjoyed as a perennial in the Southern states, flowering most heavily October through June
  • Enjoyed as an annual in the Northern states, flowering most heavily April through July 
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Bougain® Bougainvillea Fertilizer now at Home Depot

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Bougainvillea bloom better with Bougain®, the best-selling bougainvillea fertilizer in the country. Specially formulated for the distinct growing and blooming needs of bougainvillea is now available at your local Home Depot!

Great for both young and mature bougainvillea, and in all sizes and varieties. Each jar includes a measuring scoop. Sold as a 2-pack, so you will receive two (2) 2lb. jars.

  • Ideal for all varieties of bougainvillea
  • Achieve maximum color and vibrancy on your bougainvillea plant
  • Easy to use - no mixing
  • Quick results
  • Guaranteed not to burn when used as directed
  • Once a month application
  • MFG Brand Name : Bougain®
  • MFG Model # : F26842-2
  • MFG Part # : F26842-2