Gypsophila repens Filou Rose

Creeping Baby's Breath

$9.95 ea. (3+ discount) $9.50 ea.

In stock for Spring 2018

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Plant Code: GYFR

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Long blooming pink Baby's Breath well-branched with dense blue-green foliage spreading to 2 feet across. Larger five-petaled, fragrant blooms resemble Cerastium but in a bright rose pink. Loads of flowers. Great spilling over the edges of walls or rocks.

Details

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 4-8"
Spacing: 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: Pink
Accent: Pink
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Features to Note

  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Edgers
  • Fragrant
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • OK in Containers

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.