My three Baby’s breath plants look so sad and it’s the middle of June. They were planted last year and I really expected them to bush up this year but they are still very tiny.
Festival Star® Hardy Baby's Breath Gypsophila paniculata
FeaturesDo you BELIEVE in LOVE at first sight?
Clouds of small white flowers float on densely branched plants from May through October; great cut or dried flowerAward WinnerLong BloomingFall InterestDeadheading Not NecessaryDrought TolerantSalt TolerantAttracts:ButterfliesResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:12 - 18 InchesSpacing:16 - 24 InchesSpread:16 - 24 InchesFlower Colors:WhiteFlower Shade:WhiteFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).Maintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Early SummerBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerBloom Time:Early FallBloom Time:Late SpringHardiness Zones:3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Fertile SoilSoil PH Category:Alkaline SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Cut FlowerUses:Dried FlowerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Plant alone or in combinations in all container types, hanging baskets, window boxes and landscapesMaintenance Notes:
It should continue to bloom without deadheading but removing old blooms may encourage additional blooming. With any Baby's Breath the more you use as a cut flower the more the plant branches and reblooms.
Clouds of small white flowers float above densely branched plants from May through October. The compact form makes this plant excellent for use as both a landscape and container plant. It is also good used as a cut or dried flower.Festival Star® Gypsophila paniculata 'Danfestar' USPP 14,818, Can 2,631