BABY'S BREATH SEEDS
Gypsophila paniculata, G. repens
SNOWFLAKE Baby's Breath Seeds
A free branching, heavy blooming selection which has sharp pointed leaves and small double white flowers, hundreds in each spray. Blooms July to October. These superb cut flowers add an airy grace to mixed bouquets. Grows 3-4 feet tall. Winter hardy to zone 3.
'Snowflake' Baby's Breath cannot ship to CA.
FILOU SERIES Baby's Breath Seeds
Faster flowering and more uniform than the species, these low, spreading, dense, well-branched 4-8 inch blue-green carpets spread to 2 feet or more across and are covered in flowers from late spring through summer. Great choices for edging paths, trailing over rocks and walls or in mixed containers. Winter hardy to zone 4.
PINK Creeping Baby's Breath Seeds
Gypsophila repens rosea
Trailing 4-8 inch tall plants spread to 2 feet or more across and are covered with masses of delicate pink flowers all summer long. Easy to grow, they are excellent for edging paths or trailing over rocks and walls. Winter hardy to zone 3.
WHITE Creeping Baby's Breath Seeds
All the virtues of our (Pink) Creeping Baby's Breath (listed above), this time with pure white flowers. Grows 4-8 inches tall, 2 feet or more across. Winter hardy to zone 3.
How to Plant Baby's Breath Seeds
Sow seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil but do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 70-75° F., germination averages 2-4 weeks. Transplant into the garden 18 inches apart after all danger of frost.