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Flowering Bougainvillea in Los Olivos, California. A native plant to the coast of Brazil. In the 1760's the French botanist Philibert Commerson discovered the colorful vining plant and named it bougainvillea after his friend and captain, Louis A. de Bougainville.

Flowering Bougainvillea in Los Olivos, California. A native plant to the coast of Brazil. In the 1760's the French botanist Philibert Commerson discovered the colorful vining plant and named it bougainvillea after his friend and captain, Louis A. de Bougainville.

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