Gypsophila repens 'Rosea' Creeping Baby's Breath



Gypsophila repens 'Rosea', or Creeping Baby's Breath, has very small, soft pink flowers in late spring over fine, trailing gray-green foliage. Nice as a rock garden plant or spreading perennial ground cover. Gypsophila 'Rosea' is long blooming, flowering in late spring to early summer. Creeping Baby's Breath 'Rosea' is cute in fairy gardens, containers, and rock gardens..

Gypsophila repens 'Rosea' is best in full sun and alkaline conditions and requires well-drained soil. It is tolerant of drought and coastal conditions. Takes moderate foot traffic. For a ground cover, space on 8"-10" centers.


  • Common Names: Creeping Baby's Breath
  • Zones: 2-9
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Soil Preference: Prefers moist soil, requires good drainage
  • Height at Maturity: 4-8
  • Width at Maturity: 15-18
  • Bloom Color: Pink
  • Bloom Time: Early to midsummer
  • Foliage Color: Green

Special Features

  • Attracts: Butterflies.
  • Tolerates: Deer. Coastal Conditions. Drought.
  • Other Features: Container Plant.

Care and Growing Tips

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Shipping Info

 Spring 2023 shipping schedule:

Zones 9, 10: Starting Mon. March 20th
Zone 8: Starting Mon. March 27th
Zone 7: Starting Mon. April 3rd
Zone 6: Starting Mon. April 17th
Zone 5: Starting Mon. May 1st
Zones 2, 3, 4: Starting Mon. May 8th

If you'd like to receive your plants now, you can request it in the 'shipping requests' box on the order or email us. (Please note that we will not ship dormant plants, and we do not offer any sort of guarantee for plants overwintering.)

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Please note: Depending on the time of year, the foliage of the plants may be trimmed to fit into our shipping boxes. This could delay the flowering of the plant, but many perennials actually benefit from being cut back.

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