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Yellow Tanglong Bougainvillea Grafted|Buy yellow Tanglong Bougainvillea

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Original price Rs. 1,400.00
Original price Rs. 1,400.00 - Original price Rs. 1,400.00
Original price Rs. 1,400.00
Current price Rs. 779.00
Rs. 779.00 - Rs. 779.00
Current price Rs. 779.00

Yellow Tanglong Bougainvillea (Bougainvillea spp.)

General Description:

  • Common Name: Yellow Tanglong Bougainvillea
  • Botanical Name: Bougainvillea spp.
  • Family: Nyctaginaceae

Appearance:

  • Bracts: The plant is known for its striking yellow bracts, which are often mistaken for flowers. The true flowers are small and white, nestled within the colorful bracts.
  • Leaves: The foliage is typically green, providing a lush background that highlights the vibrant yellow bracts.
  • Growth Habit: This bougainvillea variety is a vigorous climber or shrub, capable of reaching significant heights when supported, or forming a dense, bushy structure if left untrained.

Grafting:

  • Rootstock: The Yellow Tanglong variety is often grafted onto a hardy rootstock to enhance growth vigor, disease resistance, and adaptability to various soil types.
  • Scion: The scion is taken from a healthy Yellow Tanglong bougainvillea to ensure the desired color and plant characteristics are maintained.
  • Purpose of Grafting: Grafting is used to combine the best traits of two different plants, ensuring the robustness of the rootstock and the unique bract color of the Yellow Tanglong.

Growing Conditions:

  • Light: Requires full sun for optimal growth and bract production.
  • Soil: Prefers well-draining soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH.
  • Watering: Drought-tolerant once established but benefits from regular watering during prolonged dry periods.
  • Temperature: Thrives in warm climates and is frost-sensitive. It can be grown as an annual in cooler regions or overwintered indoors.

Maintenance:

  • Pruning: Regular pruning helps maintain shape, encourages new growth, and enhances bract production.
  • Fertilization: Periodic feeding with a balanced fertilizer supports healthy growth and vibrant bracts.
  • Pests and Diseases: Generally pest-resistant, but may be susceptible to aphids, mealybugs, and fungal diseases in overly humid conditions.

Landscape Use:

  • Ornamental: Ideal for adding a splash of color to gardens, patios, and trellises. Can be used as a focal point in landscape design or grown in containers.
  • Climbing Plant: Excellent for covering walls, fences, and arbors due to its vigorous climbing habit.