Baby's Breath Gypsophila Elegans is an annual flower native to Europe. Baby's Breath is one of the easiest annuals to grow from flower seeds. The established Gypsophila Elegans forms dense, delicate clusters of white flowers that look like a white cloud over the seeded meadow, and the blooming Baby's Breath looks fabulous with the blue cornflowers and red poppies blooming up through it. The Gypsophila Elegans blooms heavily attracting bees and butterflies and resists deer.
Baby's Breath flower is one of the most popular meadow gardening species that are cultivated in gardens as ornamentals. Gypsophila Elegans seeds likes to grow in full sun and sandy soil, but it tolerates a range of growing conditions including partial shade and drought. Baby's Breath makes an excellent cut flower that is often used as a filler in floral arrangements.
Height: 18-24 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average, Moist well-drained, pH 6.6-7.8
USDA Zones: All Regions of North America
Sow Indoors: Spring ( 4-6 weeks before the last frost )
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Summer/Fall
Seed Depth: 1/8 Inch
Germination Time: 10-15 Days