Rocky Knoll Farm
Sparkle White Wandflower - Gaura lindheimeri
The bright white and prolific blooms of Sparkle White are accented with a subtle pink hue and bloom late spring and throughout summer. The flowers adorn narrow green stems and freckled foliage that move with the breeze. Considered an improved gaura, this delightful plant is the recipient of the Fleuroselect Gold Medal award for performance in European trials, as well as the All-American Selections award winner for performance in North-American trials.
It is a first year blooming perennial that an excellent choice for beds, rock gardens, slopes, container growing, borders and meadows. You will need to plant Sparkle White in well-draining soil, and it does best in full sun. Drought tolerant once established, it is hardy to -15°F when protected from windchill. Place 15" apart and anticipate growth to around 24" tall x 20" wide.