Gaura - Crimson Butterflies
Butterflies Flock to Pink Succulent
The Gaura Crimson Butterflies, 'Gaura lindheimeri', has numerous butterfly-shaped hot pink flowers that bloom from late spring into winter.
The dark crimson foliage is also one not to be missed.
With a plant height of 18” and a width of 24-36”, it is definite addition to any perennial garden.
‘Crimson Butterflies’ Gaura requires full sun in a well-drained area with average to rich soil and is very drought tolerant.
A major attraction to butterflies, it continues to bloom through the first hard frosts of autumn into winter.
‘Crimson Butterflies’ looks great on a rocky ledge, near bricks and stones, near Sedum 'Autumn Joy' or small dahlias.
It's also enchanting with pink bush roses and as a contrast to plants with big fleshy leaves.
*Hot Pink Flowers on Delicate Red Foliage
*Blooms Through Frost and Drought Tolerant
|Family||Gaura lindheimeri 'Crimson Butterflies'|
|Mature Height||18 inches|
|Mature Spread||24 - 36 inches|
|Soil||Normal, Sandy, Clay|
|Moisture||Dry to Moist|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun - Partial Sun|
|Flower Color||Hot Pink|