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Gaura lindheimeri Walberton's 'Silver Fountain'


Gaura lindheimeri Walberton's 'Silver Fountain' has variegated foliage and spikes of pink buds opening to white flowers.

Gaura lindheimeri Walberton's 'Silver Fountain' has variegated foliage producing numerous delicate spikes of pink buds that open to white flowers. Flowers are sterile which extends their bloom period. Gaura put on a spectacular flower show throughout the spring, summer and the early fall months. They love hot spots with well-drained soils and also do great in containers.

Common Name: Butterfly Gaura

Family: Onagraceae (The Evening Primrose Family)

Zone Hardiness: 5-9

Light: Full Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 12-24"

Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream

Secondary Bloom Colour: Pink

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Spring - Summer

Soil Moisture: Average, Dry, Drought Tolerant

Stem Colour: Red

Fragrance: No


Benefits: Butterflies

Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Sandy, well-drained soils in full sun.

Award: AGM

Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America

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