365 – Day 20

Bougainvillea (buːɡɨnˈvɪliə) is a genus of flowering plants native to South America. Different authors accept between four and 18 species in the genus. The plant was classified by Europeans inBrazil in 1768,named after explorer Louis Antoine de Bougainvilleduring his voyage of circumnavigation.

This is my second favorite flower.

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