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Gaura WALBERTON’S® Pink Fountain

Gaura = ‘Walgaupf’

Gaura lindheimeri WALBERTON’S® Pink Fountain = ‘Walgaupf’ has extraordinary habits and is very floriferous. ‘Walgaupf’ has a strong, woody, upright growth to 24″-30″. Stems are significantly stronger than other cultivars and never become floppy. This Gaura makes an excellent production crop because of its sturdy, upright growth habit and heavy heavy bloom. It will perform well in the border and is also terrific in containers.

Origin: United Kingdom

Description / Plant Notes:

  • USDA Zone 5 (-20°F or -28°C)
  • Masses of soft pink and white blooms
  • Heavy lateral branching giving a dense plant habit
  • Exceptionally long flowering period
  • Great for the commercial landscape

Patent Status: PP 15,555

PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 5 - 9
Height: 20 to 24-inches
51 to 61-centimeters
Spread: 20 to 24-inches
51 to 61-centimeters
Seasons: Early Summer, Summer, Late Summer, Autumn
Flower Colors: Pink
Foliage Colors: Dark Green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Compact-mounded
Usage: Borders, Container Gardens, Containers, Garden border, Gardens, Landscapes, Mass landscape planting, Pollinator Plant, Pots
Patent Status: PP 15,555
Origin: United Kingdom

Grower Culture

Media: Well-draining media
pH: 5.5pH to 6.2pH
Fertilization: Medium | 200 ppm
Light: High
Water: Well-Drained to Moderate
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
4-inch: 6 to 8-weeks with 1 ppp
1-gallon: 10 to 12-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Ajuga WALBERTON’S® ‘Black Scallop’
Azalea WALBERTON’S® Pink Ruffles
Azalea WALBERTON’S® Snowy Ruffles
Digitalis WALBERTON’S® Goldcrest
Erysimum WALBERTON’S® Fragrant Star
Erysimum WALBERTON’S® Fragrant Sunshine
Euphorbia Tiny Tim
Euphorbia WALBERTON’S® Ruby Glow
Gaura WALBERTON’S® Silver Fountain
Gaura WALBERTON’S® Snow Fountain
Helleborus WALBERTON’S® Ivory Prince
Helleborus WALBERTON’S® Rosemary
Hibiscus WALBERTON’S® Rose Moon
Yucca WALBERTON’S® Bright Star