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PlantFiles: Southern Beeblossom, Morning Honeysuckle, Southern Gaura
Gaura angustifolia

Family: Onagraceae (on-uh-GRAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Gaura (GOW-ra) (Info)
Species: angustifolia (an-gus-tee-FOH-lee-uh) (Info)

Synonym:Gaura eatonii
Synonym:Gaura simulans
Synonym:Gaura undulata
Synonym:Oenothera simulans

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4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

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Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Blooms all year


Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Self-sows freely; deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season

Soil pH requirements:
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Propagation Methods:
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Seed Collecting:
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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive Daffodill3263 On Dec 17, 2013, Daffodill3263 from Stigler, OK wrote:

This plant was growing next to my porch, and I didnt have a clue as to what it was so my son found it in one of my flower books, and
in blooms in the morning, and the bees love this plant. It has no scent,
but I really like it none the less. I hope it comes back in the spring or early summer.


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Rosedale, California
Thomaston, Georgia
Stigler, Oklahoma
Fort Worth, Texas
Santa Fe, Texas
Victoria, Texas

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