Ground covers, Perennials
Slender-stemmed, much-branched plants are upright or spreading, ranging from 3 in. to 4 ft. tall. Bloom is profuse in summer, covering plants in clusters of tiny single or double flowers in white, pink, or rose. Leaves (sparse when plants are inbloom) are typically blue green.Gypsophila repens
Native in alpine regions from central Europe east to central Asia. Grows 6 to 9 in. high, with trailing stems 1 1/2 ft. long. Leaves narrow, less than 1 in. long. Clusters of small white or pink flowers. To propagate, take cuttings in midsummer.
From the Pyrenees. Forms wide, 8–12-in.-tall mats composed of 1–1 1/2-in., soft gray green...
Excellent ground cover, 6– 8 in. high, spreading slowly but widely. Pleasantly scented, dark gre...
Tall grower to 4-5 ft., with ruby red blooms.