Plant Care Lindheimer's Beeblossom
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Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Also known as

Gaura lindheimeri, Gaura lindheimeri, Lindheimer's beeblossom, White gaura, Pink gaura, Lindheimer's clockweed and Indian feather

Taxonomy

Oenothera lindheimeri
Oenothera
Onagraceae
Myrtales

How to care for Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Water

How often to water your Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Water needs for Lindheimer's Beeblossom
0.5 cups
every 9

Lindheimer's Beeblossom needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Gaura lindheimeri in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Lindheimer's Beeblossom: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Lindheimer's Beeblossom love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Lindheimer's Beeblossom does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Lindheimer's Beeblossom in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Lindheimer's Beeblossom: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Lindheimer's Beeblossom after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Lindheimer's Beeblossom is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Lindheimer's Beeblossom


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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