Scientific Name : Gaura lindheimeri
Common Name : Wand Flower
Hardiness Zone : 6a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : 32°F (0°C)
Blooming Season : Late Summer, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Deer Resistant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Fragrant Flowers, Heat Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Every two weeks
Spacing : 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)
Height : 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)
Width : 30 - 36" (76 - 91cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Clusters of bright, red-pink flowers with white stamens on willowy foliage.
Idea & Tips : Give it rich soil and a sunny exposure.
Grower Information : Clusters of bright red-pink flowers with white stamens on willowy foliage.
Daylength : Plants forced under long days will flower more uniformly and more rapidly.
Propagation Information : Pinch 14–21 days after sticking.
: Plant Maturity:
Cold treatment beneficial, but not required for flowering. Plants should be bulked under natural short days for a 4-8 week period. Mature, bulked up plants will respond more favorably to cold treatment.Temperature:
Increased number of flowers; improved habit; slightly earlier flowering.
Plant Growth Regulators : Use B-Nine(Spray) 2,500-4,000 ppm; Sumagic(Spray) 30-50 ppm.