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Pink Cloud Gaura

Gaura lindheimeri 'Pink Cloud'

SKU
02809
Airy masses of deep pink flowers cover the red-tinged foliage from late spring through fall. This selection has a sturdy upright habit that does not have a tendency to fall open like other varieties do. Tolerates heat, drought, and humidity. Useful in sunny mixed borders and rock gardens, and in containers. An herbaceous perennial.
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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 MaturityModerate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, and as wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring through Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Accent
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Heat Loving
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsPhlox (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

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