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Gaura lindheimeri 'Whirling Butterflies'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Butterfly Bush, Indian Feather
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
Grey-green leaves and white flowers aging to soft pale pink, borne on long slender stems. Very free flowering in August and early September.
Needs a well-drained soil and full sun, will tolerate some drought.
Tends to be short lived and best replaced frequently.
By division or cuttings, which root quite easily