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botanical name:
Gaura lindheimeri 'Ballerina Blush'
Gaura lindheimeri 'Ballerina Blush' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Gaura lindheimeri 'Baltinblus'
family:  Onagraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.50m
width: 0.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: maroon
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Compact, well branched bushy habit with lance-shaped dark green leaves. Thin upright stems carry four-petalled, pale pink flowers, midsummer to late autumn.

cultivation:
Needs a well-drained soil and full sun, will tolerate some drought.

propagation:
By tip cuttings, raised in warm, moist conditions.

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usage:
Borders, containers

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