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botanical name:
Gypsophila paniculata 'Compacta Plena'
Gypsophila paniculata 'Compacta Plena' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Baby's breath
family:  Caryophyllaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.40m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 11
Compact habit with branching stems forming an airy mound of glaucous lance-shaped leaves. Loose panicles of small, double soft pink flowers, fading to white, in mid and late summer.

Light, very well drained, preferably alkaline soil in full sun.

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