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botanical name:
Gaura lindheimeri 'Siskiyou Pink'
Gaura lindheimeri 'Siskiyou Pink' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Onagraceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.00m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: clump
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Thin branching stems carry many four-petalled flowers, rose-pink at the centres and fading to almost white at the edges, midsummer to late autumn. Narrow lance-shaped leaves. The young foliage is purple-red tinted.

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

other notes:
Found as a chance seedling at the Siskiyou Rare Plant Nursery, Oregon, USA .

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