Gypsophila paniculata 'Rosea' 
Baby's Breath

Caryophyllaceae

Height:  40 - 50 cm

Flower colour: pale pink

Flowering time:  September

Sunlight: sun

Soil:  fertile, well drained

pH: neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: hardy, but flowers too late

Plant range: the species is native to Central- and E-Europe

Flowers too late and isn't

showy enough to deserve

a spot in the garden.

Flowers are small,
very pale pink, almost white,
in open clusters.
Flowered in late September
in 2008, which was an exceptionally warm summer.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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