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Bougainvillea arborea Dwarf, Dwarf Bonsai Bougainvillea
Bougainvillea arborea Pixie

Bougainvillea arborea Dwarf

Dwarf Bonsai Bougainvillea
Family: Nyctaginaceae
Origin: Brazil
Can be used for bonsaiSmall shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterPink flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

A dwarf form of thornless Bougainvillea with extremely slow growth rate. These showy evergreen dwarf beauties have numerous bright colorful bracts growing in an upright habit. This plant flowers in a small as a 4" pot and is great for landscapes and patio containers. It has a shape of natural bonsai, and leaves are smaller. Bright flowers are born in dense clusters. 3-4 y.o. plants can stay only 3-4 ft and look like natural bonsai trees. They stay compact, perfectly round and dense shape, don't require pruning, making a must-have for any garden, especially for the small spaces in your yard.

A new line of these hybrids is called Sunvillea bougainvillea. They come in three different colors - bright rose (variety Pixie that has already become extremely popular), creamy-yellow and creamy-pink.


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Bougainvillea Dwarf Pixie

Bougainvillea Sunvillea Rose (also called Dwarf Pixie) is deep pink, almost a magenta in color. It blooms the brightest of fuchsia-pink bracts contrasting with its bright green foliage. If you're looking for a pick-me-up for your container gardens, or a dull space in the landscape, here's your winner!
It is a dwarf form of thornless Bougainvillea with extremely slow growth rate. These showy evergreen dwarf beauties have numerous bright colorful bracts growing in an upright habit. This plant flowers in a small as a 4" pot and is great for landscapes and patio containers. It has a shape of natural bonsai, and leaves are smaller. Bright flowers are born in dense clusters. 3-4 y.o. plants can stay only 3-4 ft and look like natural bonsai trees. They stay compact, perfectly round and dense shape, don't require pruning, making a must-have for any garden, especially for the small spaces in your yard.
See picture of the mature tree in 7 gal pot

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This item is certified for shipping to California.
Grown in
6-10"/1-3 gal pot
In stock
$37.95