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Gaura

Gaura lindheimeri

SKU
30109
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5-9

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Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationGOW-ra lind-HY-mer-ee
Average Size at MaturityReaches 12 in. tall, 12 to 14 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through Early Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateModerate
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

Thrives in average, well-drained soils. Water regularly during first growing season; adapts to moderate drought when established. Feed monthly. Shear by 2/3 after first flush to encourage continued bloom. Cut back at end of flowering season.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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