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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

GYPSOPHILA

Commonly known as Baby's breath

Genus of over 100 species of annuals and herbaceous, semi-evergreen or evergreen perennials.

They are found in alpine habitats, dry, stony slopes, or sandy steppes, usually on alkaline soils.

Further Reading....

  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - semi evergreen and evergreen perennials.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for the small flowers produced in spreading panicles. Larger species provide cut flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - stem rot occasionally
  • Place of origin - eastern Mediterranean to the Caucasus, central Asia, northwestern China.
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to alkaline soil - - very well drained, light soil. Will not tolerate wet winter conditions.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -

Buy Varieties of GYPSOPHILA

GYPSOPHILA 'Flamingo'

GYPSOPHILA 'Flamingo'  >


Commonly known as: Baby's breath.
Filmy double pink flowers
Multibuy
individually £13.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.

GYPSOPHILA 'Snowflake'

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Commonly known as: Baby's breath.
Large filmy double white flowers
Multibuy
individually £13.50 each, 3+ £11.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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