Botanical name: Gaura lindheimeri
Common name: “Wand Flower”
Size: 3-4.5′ x 2-2.5′
Light: Full sun/pt shade
Small white flowers shaped like butterflies are on long wiry stems that rise above the thin, bushy foliage. Prefers well-drained soil on the sandy side. Very tolerant of drought conditions. Older stems may be cut back to encourage new flowering growth.