Sprays of delicate white, mostly double flowers that sit upon fine stems. Long lasting and widely used in floral arrangements.

Features

  • Treat as annual
  • Flowers for cutting
  • Long lasting

Product details

climate map - gypsophila baby's breath

How

Sow direct where they are to grow in rows or in scattered clumps around the garden. Cover with Yates Seed Raising Mix. Firm down and keep moist.

Care

Choose a well drained position in full sun. Add Yates Blood & Bone and Yates Garden Lime before planting, and fertilise regularly with Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food.  Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Make successive sowings at 4 weekly intervals to ensure continuous supply of flowers for picking. Plants may require support in exposed positions.

Storage

Store in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children and pets.

NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE OR IN ANY MANNER CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED

Position Full sun
Plant space 20-30cm
Sow depth 6mm
Plant height 50cm
Germination 10-14 days
Germination (days) 12
Flowering 10 weeks
Flowering (days) 70
Botanical name Gypsophila repens
Plant variety Baby's Breath
Suitable for Garden beds

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