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Gaura lindheimeri ‘Passionate Blush’ PBR

Whirling butterflies

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  • Gaura lindheimeri ‘Passionate Blush’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
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Features

  • BloomsJune to October
  • Height1m
  • Growth HabitClump
  • Flower ColourWhite, very pale pink
  • Leaf ColourMedium green

Description

Gaura lindheimeri ‘Passionate Blush’ PBR (Whirling butterflies). This is a hardy perennial. It will bear crowns of delicate spikes of white flushed pink flowers all summer long.

Characteristics

Annual or Perennial, Shrub or Grass-like

Other common names

White gaura

Origin

USA and North America

Interest and use

Wall or trellis, ornamental, border

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  • Gaura lindheimeri ‘Passionate Blush’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • Gaura lindheimeri ‘Passionate Blush’ | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018

Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessHardy (min -10°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Sandy, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0
  • WaterDry

Cultivation

It is tolerant of heat, drought and high humidity, making it ideal for warm regions. They will need deeply cultivated soil.

Propagation

Self-sows freely, or sow by seed in autumn or spring, or from cuttings in summer. The seed will germinate best at 65 to 75 degrees. Division should be done after the first two or three years.

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