Gaura lindheimeri (Gaura)

This southwest native blooms happily from July through September if faded flowers are removed following each bloom. It sets pink buds that open white, but a new pink hybrid is also available. This plant prefers full sun, well-drained soil and twice-a-week watering.

Category:  Perennial
Water Use:  Moderate
Sun Exposure:  Full Sun
Height x Spread:  N/A
Native:  No
Color:  Pink, white
Bees:  Yes
Birds:  No
Butterflies:  No
Cut Flower: Yes
Utility Tree: No
Extra Maintenance:  No
Soil:  Salt-tolerant
Fall Color:  No
Bloom Time: Summer