Baby's Breath Snowflake Seed

Baby's Breath Snowflake Seed

Gypsophila paniculata

Item #1296

Perennial. It can snow every summer when you grow Baby's Breath Snowflake! Imagine the joy of having an abundance of lighter-than-air, petite, white, double blossoms for fresh and dried flower arrangements on hand. The airy mounds are gorgeous in a rock garden or next to your favorite colorful flowers in the flowerbed. Prefers alkaline soils and is drought tolerant once established. Perennial in USDA zones 4 to 9.

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Full sun

Blooms summer

3'-4' tall

Days to Emerge:
5-10 days

Seed Depth:

Seed Spacing:
A group of 3 seeds every 3'

When 2" tall, thin to 1 every 3'

When to sow outside: 1 to 2 weeks after your average last frost date. Optimal soil temperature for germination is 70°-80°F.

When to start inside: 6 to 8 weeks before your average last frost date.

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