Lindheimer's Gaura Details

Lindheimer's Gaura

  • Also Known As: Lindheimer's Beeblossom, White Gaura, Butterfly Gaura
  • Botanical Name: Gaura lindheimeri
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use: Rock Garden, Moon Garden/Night Accent, Deer Resistant
  • Ornamental Value: White, Pink
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Birds, Bees, Butterflies (nectar source)
  • Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 2'
  • Plant Height: 3'


Visited by numerous species of small insects, especially small bees. Flowers float above the plant like dancing butterflies. Very easy to grow.

Perennial Care Guide

Lindheimer's Gaura Photos