BABYSBREATH (Gypsophila) Covent Garden
Annual-One Season Plant - Height: Approx. 2 feet
Top-notch cut flower to use in flower arrangements. Masses of dainty white flowers make it a nice garden plant too. Easy to grow.
Special Directions for Short Season Climates
SOWING: Outdoors, as soon as danger of frost has passed. Barely cover seeds with fine soil.
THINNING AND TRANSPLANTING: Thin to 8 to 12 inches when plants are 2 inches tall. Plant in bright sunny spot, where soil is well-drained.
GERMINATION: Approx. 10 to 14 days, depending upon soil and weather conditions.
Ed's Special Advice
Sometimes winters-over to become a tender perennial. Pick flowers during cool part of day. Sow seeds at 3 week intervals to keep flowers coming throughout the summer.