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Gypsophila x 'Summer Sparkles®' (ESM Chispa)

#PP19318

Gypsophila x 'ESM Chispa' - Summer Sparkles® Baby's Breath - Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

More About Gypsophila x Summer Sparkles® ('ESM Chispa') (PP19318)

  • More compact than the species
  • Sprays of tiny, slightly fragrant, semi-double, white flowers
  • Lance-shaped, blue-green foliage
  • Cut fresh or dry for floral arrangements
  • Bloom Time: Summer

Zone:

4

Height:

50-70 cm

Spread:

75-90 cm

Colour:

White
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Summer Sparkles® Baby's Breath Growing and Maintenance Tips

Drought tolerant, it grows best in an average to dry, alkaline soil, in full sun. Does not like to be moved once established, due to its long taproot structure.r. This selection does not require staking. 


Gypsophila x Summer Sparkles® ('ESM Chispa') (PP19318) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Xeriscape

Flowering Time

Summer
Lt. Spr-Sum

Habit

Clumping
Compact
Rounded

Foliage Color

Blue
Green