Scientific Name: Gaura lindheimeri
Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)
Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer, Spring, Late Spring
Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright
Characteristics: Drought Tolerant, Shade Tolerant
Spacing: 12 - 15" (30 - 38cm)
Height: 12 - 24" (30 - 61cm)
Width: 12 - 20" (30 - 51cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun
General Information: Compact plant is perfect for solo and mixed containers, and small space gardens. Beautiful and elegant white ‘thriller’ in any container. Durable, drought-tolerant. Very long season of bloom for a perennial. Carefree – not prone to insects or diseases.
Plug crop time: 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 7 to 8 weeks
- Early, naturally compact and long-flowering variety is easy to grow, with no pinching necessary.
- Significant timing improvements over older seed Gaura genetics – 2 to 3 weeks faster. At 12 to 13-week crop time, it compares with vegetative varieties.
- Can be finished in 4 to 6-in./10 to 15-cm pots to save labour and bench time.
- Durable, drought-tolerant variety is compact enough for containers and floriferous enough to use as a bedding plant.