Scientific Name : Gaura lindheimeri
Common Name : Gaura, Wand Flower
Hardiness Zone : 6a - 6a
Hardiness Degree : -10°F (-23°C)
Blooming Season : Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer
Plant Habit : Upright
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.
- A great-looking companion plant in containers and landscapes.
- Excellent branching with short flower stems.
- Dark Pink and White have upright habits; Compact Light Pink is mounded.
- Compact Light Pink is well-suited to high-density programs.
Protection Information : CPBR2860
(Flowering Only License)
Breeder : Selecta One
BELLEZA is a U.S. registered trademark of Selecta Klemm GmbH & Co.
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
May to September
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