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Gaura Karalee Petite is a hardy perennial plant that bears masses of delightful dark pink butterfly flowers set on dark compact foliage. It will flower all summer. Trim off spent flowers to encourage more.
Gaura is a fast growing plant that is troubled by few pests and diseases. It likes full sun or part shade, and tolerates heat well. It is useful for the garden and also for container growing. Withstands light frosts and coastal conditions.
Flower colour: Pink
Flowering season: spring summer autumn
Maximum height: 1 metres
Minimum height: not specified
Maximum width: 0.8 metres
Minimum width: not specified
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Medium frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical, tropical.
Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.
Clay: moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 5.5-7.0
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose.