red/green leaves with abundant light pink flowers, from spring to late summer
Gaura lindheimerii Passionate Blush
Gaura (Whirling Butterflies)
Family : Onagraceae
The graceful flower stems carry masses of butterflies that whirl and dance above the plant. Foliage is often attractively coloured and flowers are shades of white through pink to rosy red with some picotees.
Plant in well drained soil in full sun, excellent in the border.