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Gaura lindheimeri - 'Whirling Butterflies' (Gaura, Beeblossom)

Gaura lindheimeri - 'Whirling Butterflies' (Gaura, Beeblossom)

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Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous
Form Spreading arching
Size Spreading or Ground Hugging Plant
Colours White Flowers (Summer), Medium green Foliage
Care Medium - high
Hardiness Half hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Weaknesses of Gaura lindheimeri

  • Does not produce showy attractive flowers
  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils

Design & Plant Use for Gaura lindheimeri:

  • Summer flowering plant suitable for drift planting
  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting
  • Ideal for informal cottage garden style planting
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