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botanical name:
Gypsophila paniculata 'Summer Sparkles'
Gypsophila paniculata 'Summer Sparkles' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Baby's breath
synonyms:  Gypsophila paniculata 'Esm Chispa'
family:  Caryophyllaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.30m
width: 0.60m
growth rate:
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
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 white flowers, in mid and late summer.

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

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