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Gaura lindheimeri


Gaura Lindheimeri




Origin:  Native to southern Louisiana and Texas, United States of America.
Family
Onagraceae
Genus
Gaura
Species
lindheimeri
Category
Perennials, Weeds
USDA Hardiness Zone
5 - 9
Canadian Hardiness Zone
4a - 8a
RHS Hardiness Zone
H4 -H7
Temperature (°C)
-29 - (-4)
Temperature (°F)
-20 - 25
Height
1 - 1.5 m
Spread
0.5 - 1 m
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
JulyAugustSeptember
General Description
Slender erect bushy perennial.
Landscape
Flower borders and prairie planting.
Cultivation
Best grown in moist well-drained soil.
Growth
Medium
ID Characteristic
Small spoon-shaped leaves with pinkish-white flowers in loose racemes.
Pests
No major issues.
Notable Specimens
The Royal Botanical Gardens, Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
Propagation
By seed in a cold frame or softwood cuttings.
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