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Gypsophila Paniculata - Baby's Breath

Gypsophila Paniculata - Baby's Breath

Type Herbaceous, Container-friendly, Deciduous
Size Medium Border (50-100cm height)
Form Rounded - Clump
Colours Medium green Foliage, White Flowers (Summer)
Care Some maintenance required
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Medium growing

This perennial produces massed clouds of tiny white blossom in mid summer - providing an ideal foil to bolder architectural flowers within the border. Ideal in mid / back of border location. 1.2m high x 1m

Cultivation tips: Preferring full sun and a sandy well drained soil Gypsophila will tolerate extreme cold but requires a relatively sheltered position away from strong winds. Water regularly during summer. Cut back to ground in autumn and mulch every 2-3 years.
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