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Gaura lindheimeri Belleza® Dark Pink 24

Scientific Name : Gaura lindheimeri
Common Name : Gaura, Wand Flower
Hardiness Zone : 6a - 9b
Hardiness Degree : -10°F (-23°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
Characteristics : Attracts Hummingbirds
Water : Medium
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Height : 12 - 18" (30 - 46cm)
Width : 16 - 20" (41 - 51cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : With short flower stems and strong branching, this gaura makes a great-looking companion plant.
Idea & Tips : Compact, well-branched, dark-leafed plants bloom continuously.
Grower Information : This native pollinator features excellent branching and an upright habit. Performs in high humidity and extreme heat. Works well as a companion plant, in containers as thriller items, and in the landscape. 
The only Dark Pink variety on the market! Upgraded for earliness, flower power and more consistent flowering on each branch of the plant. Lower density of branching makes it better for combinations.
(Flowering Only License)
  • Propagation Guide
    • Media EC/pH:
      EC 0.75-0.80 mmhos/pH 5.8-6.2
      Soil Temperature:
      68-73°F (20-23°C)
      Rooting Hormone:
      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
      Use low mist settings; do not oversaturate rooting media. Root zone temperatures of 70°F (21°C). Remove flowers in propagation.
    • Media pH:
      Nights: 56 to 61°F (13 to 16°C) Days: 71 to 76°F (21 to 24°C)
      Light Level (fc):
      5,000 to 9,000
      Day length neutral
      Allow media to dry slightly between watering.
      Maintain constant fertilization at 175 to 225 ppm N.
      Pinch After Transplant:
      Plant Growth Regulators:
      PGRs generally not needed
      Pests and Fungal Diseases:
      Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Botrytis
    • 1–qt. (10–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Unrooted: 10-13 wks Rooted: 7-10 wks
      1–gal. (15–cm) pot, 1 plant per pot:
      Unrooted: 12-15 wks, 2-3 ppp Rooted: 9-12 wks, 2-3 ppp
      2 to 3–gal. (25 to 30–cm) pot, 3 plants per pot:
      Unrooted: 14-16 wks, 3-5 ppp Rooted: 11-13 wks, 3-5 ppp
      Bloom Months:
      April to September

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