Siskiyou Pink Gaura

Gaura lindheimeri 'Siskiyou Pink'

SKU
03796
Airy masses of deep pink flowers flutter above the red-tinged, green foliage. A very versatile plant for sunny mixed borders and containers. Works well for cut flower arrangements. Tolerates drought, heat, and humidity. An herbaceous perennial.
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5-9

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Full sun

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 wide.
Bloom TimeLate Spring to Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth Habit12
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Accent
Light NeedsFull sun
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

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 7

Good to grow!