Alpine gypsophila is a very cute perennial that blooms in summer.
Key Alpine Gypsophila facts
Name – Gypsophila repens
Family – Caryophyllaceae
Type – perennial
Height – 7 to 12 inches (15 to 30 cm)
Exposure – full sun
Soil: ordinary, chalky, well drained and even dry – Flowering: end spring → fall
Caring for it from planting to pruning is easy and its ornamental impact on rocky ground and stone walls is guaranteed.
Planting of alpine gypsophila
- Upon planting, add a little soil mix to the earth in your garden.
- Water abundantly at the beginning.
Creeping baby’s breath grows into beautiful flowered mounds. It easily cascades down the sides of pots, making it excellent to decorate terraces and balconies.
Caring for alpine gypsophila
Remove wilted flowers regularly if you wish.
- Remodel the overall silhouette in fall.
Learn more about alpine gypsophila
On a bed of rocky ground, along a low wall or in a spot among cobblestones, it will quickly settle in and swoon you with its abundant blooming.
Smart tip about gypsophila
Take care to provide for enough space upon planting, because this plant can spread quickly and gobble up space.