Flowers

Gaura 'Sparkle White'

This pretty perennial has graceful white flowers that dance in the breeze. Also known as Whirling Butterflies, Gaura flowers from early spring right through until late summer. Perfect for adding white accents and delicate texture to small space gardens or containers.

Position

Sun or Part Shade.

Sow

Sow into trays of Yates® Black Magic® Seed Raising Mix. Firm down, water gently and keep moist through germination period. Transplant when large enough to handle.

Care

Choose a sunny, sheltered position with well-drained soil. Add Yates® Thrive® Natural Blood & Bone before planting and fertilise regularly with Yates® Thrive® Roses & Flowers Liquid Plant Food. Protect from snails and slugs.

Tips

Deadhead the spent flowers to encourage further blooming, and to prolong the flowering period. Gaura is very attractive to butterflies.