Small, 1/2- 3/4", white flowers make an airy cut-flower filler for bouquets. Multi stems per plant allow for cut and come again harvest or succession plant for continuous harvest through the summer. Harvest when 70-90% of the flowers in a spray are open. Also known as baby's breath, Gypsophila, "gyp", and showy baby's-breath. Ht. 18-24". Avg. 22,000 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.
Latin Name: Gypsophila elegans
Days to Maturity or Bloom:
Shipping Information & Notes
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 7-14 days at 70-72°F (21-22°C)
SOWING: Direct seed (recommended) - After last frost. Transplant - Sow 6-8 weeks before last frost.
LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun.
PLANT HEIGHT: 18-24".
PLANT SPACING: 8".
HARDINESS ZONES: Annual.
HARVEST: Harvest when 70-90% of the flowers in a spray are open.