Pink Cloud Gaura
Gaura lindheimeri 'Pink Cloud'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||GOW-ra lind-HY-mer-ee|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, and as wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring through Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Accent|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Heat Loving|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Phlox (Phlox); Bellflower (Campanula); Beardtongue (Penstemon); Iris (Iris); Red Valerian (Centranthus)|
Provide average to enriched, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Hard prune and apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Remove spent flowers to promote continued bloom.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9