Gypsophila repens Dubia description
Clouds of creamy pink flowers in spring and early summer over lovely grey-green foliage.
A pollinator friendly plant including bees.
This is a butterfly friendly plant.
How easy is it to grow:
Good for the front of a border, bank, hanging over a wall. alpine bed, by a patio or in a tub and is dependable in any reasonably draining soil.
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Common name: Dubia Alpine Baby’s Breath.
The best position in the garden:
Is it useful as a ground cover plant?
Yes, it will fill a biggish space at the front of a plant bed.
What type of soil:
Any reasonable soil, also tolerates chalky soil.
How much moisture:
Normal or dryish stony.
Hardiness and, or, lifespan:
Care and maintenance:
When newly planted always keep it watered until the roots have grown down and it is able to find its own moisture.
Size of plant:
Height 5 cm.
Spread 70 cm.
Planting density – to calculate how many plants are required in a planting scheme:
Allow 2 plants per square metre.