Spring Flowering Bulbs

Gypsophila repens Filou Rose

Creeping Baby's Breath

Type: Perennials,Groundcovers
Height: Short 4-8" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 4-7   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Pink / Pink
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Long blooming pink Baby's Breath well-branched with dense blue-green foliage spreading to 2 feet across. Larger five-petaled blooms resemble Cerastium but in a bright rose pink. Loads of flowers. Great spilling over the edges of walls or rocks.

Features to Note:

  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Edgers
  • OK in Containers
  • Fragrant
  • Groundcovers
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot

Gypsophila General Information:

One of the most widely-used cut flowers. Gysophila repens are good groundcovers for hot dry spots. Very hardy to cold, but does not tolerate humidity well. Creeping baby's breath likes well-drained, alkaline soil.

Gypsophila Plant Care:

No special care needed. Dislikes being moved or divided once established. Likes a well-drained, alkaline soil. Clip plants lightly immediately after blooming to encourage re-bloom.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Spring 2014
Plant Code: GYFR