Scientific Name : Gaura lindheimeri
Common Name : Wand Flower
Hardiness Zone : 6a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : 0°F (-18°C)
Blooming Season : Summer, Autumn, Late Summer, Spring, Late Spring
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Deer Resistant, Attracts Hummingbirds
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 12 - 16" (30 - 41cm)
Height : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)
Width : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Striking, colorful flowers and dark foliage on upright, “airy” plants from late Spring until Fall.
Idea & Tips : Give it rich soil and a sunny exposure.
: Continuous blooms on compact, well-branched, upright plants.
- Striking flowers complement dark foliage.
- Well-suited to landscapes and mixed containers.
- White is the most compact, well-branched white Gaura on the market.
Protection Information : PP14,635
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Darwin Perennials
EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
500 ppm IBA
Low to moderate
75-100 ppm N when roots become visible; increase to 150–200 ppm N as roots develop
Yes, 7 days before transplanting.
35-42 days after sticking
Nights: 56 to 61°F (13 to 16°C) Days: 71 to 76°F (21 to 24°C)
5,000 to 9,000
Day length neutral
Allow media to dry slightly between watering.
Maintain constant fertilization at 175 to 225 ppm N.
PGRs generally not needed
Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Botrytis
Unrooted: 10-13 wks Rooted: 7-10 wks
Unrooted: 12-15 wks, 2-3 ppp Rooted: 9-12 wks, 2-3 ppp
Unrooted: 14-16 wks, 3-5 ppp Rooted: 11-13 wks, 3-5 ppp
April to September
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