Gaura Passionate Pink
A plethora of striking deep pink flowers rise elegantly above contrasting burgundy young foliage, creating a stunning display, and attracting bees.
Month Available: August
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Foliage
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from extended periods of frost
Main Attribute: Early summer to late autumn flowering.
Height / Spread: 60cm x 45cm (24in x 18in)
Make sure you are 100% sure where to plant Gaura, as they do not respond well to being moved, if you do change your mind!!
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: None
Plant Care: Trim back by half in early spring.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: A wonderful eye catching contrast between foliage and flowers. Striking burgundy stems. Long flowering period and masses of flowers.
History: Introduced by Mineo Baldassare, from Siskiyou Rare Plant Nursery, who have a long history of introducing new plants and have been established since 1963.