Gaura lindheimeri -Butterfly bush pink

Gaura lindheimeri -Butterfly bush pink

Gaura lindheimeri - butterfly bush pink

Gaura lindheimeri - butterfly bush pink is a fast growing perennial shrub. Foliage is green with reddish hues. Produces long dainty flower spikes covered in small pink flowers during the warmer months.

A great plant choice for cottage gardens or just adding pops of colour. Even in winter its quite showy as the foliage tends to go almost completely red.

Does well in a wide range of soils. Responds well to hard pruning, prune in winter and summer for best flowering. Tolerates light frosts. Will also withstand periods of dryness.

Cultural Notes

Botanical name: Gaura lindheimeri - pink

Common name: Pink Butterfly bush, beeblossom

Family: Onagraceae

Native to: Southern USA

Flowers: Spring-Autumn

Position: Full sun/part shade

Height: Foliage 50cm Flowers 1m

Width: 50-70cm