Perennial

Wand Flower (aka Gaura Linheimeri (Pink Rose))

  • Location:

    I am native to southern Louisiana and Texas.
  • Looks:

    My flowers looks like butterflies fluttering in the breeze.
  • Height:

    I can reach 12-18 inches with an 18 inch spread.
  • Environment:

    I like a front or middle position in a sunny border.
  • Flowers:

    I have delicate pink flowers on top of elegant stalks. I flower from Summer to Autumn.
  • Grooming:

    I can be cut back by half when flowering declines in midsummer to encourage bushy growth and a second flush of flowers.
  • Life Span:

    I am a perennial with a long tap root so I don't like to be moved. i can withstand winter temperatures down to -27
  • Feeding:

    I like to be in moist but well draining soil.
  • Fact:

    I am also know as the Beeblossom plant.
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