Plant Care Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Also known as

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


Oenothera lindheimeri

How to care for Lindheimer's Beeblossom


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 located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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

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Plant care guide for Lindheimer's Beeblossom in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Growing Lindheimer's Beeblossom in Philadelphia right now

Light needs for plant Lindheimer's Beeblossom in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 28th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Philadelphia is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…

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Light needs for plant Lindheimer's Beeblossom in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sunlight will increase by 33.4% ☀️

January 26th, 2023

Philadelphia is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Philadelphia is expected to increase by 33.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.8 megajoules of energy…

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Light needs for plant Lindheimer's Beeblossom in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Daylight will increase by 0.8 hours 📈

January 23rd, 2023

This month, Philadelphia is getting an average of 6.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 8.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.1 total hours of…

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Finding light for Lindheimer's Beeblossom 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 ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ⛅.

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


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.

Difficulty Level

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern
Growing Outdoors

Care Summary for Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Lindheimer's Beeblossom

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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