Gypsophila paniculata Pink Star

Baby's Breath

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12-18" (Plant 18" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 3-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Pink / Pink
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Pink clouds of double flowers are produced all summer long above the blue green foliage. Baby's breath has long been used for a fill-in plant in the perennial garden. Also a great cover-up for decaying bulb foliage from spring.

Features to Note:

  • Good for Dried Flowers
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • OK in Containers
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Gypsophila General Information:

Gypsophila are valued as both a long-lasting cut flower and for dried arrangements. Provides nice contrast in the border with its airy habit of profuse blooms. Clouds of flowers! Neighboring plants will poke their flowers through for interesting natural combinations.

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.

$8.95 ea.
(3+) $8.50 ea.
Ships: Fall 2016
Plant Code: GYPS