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Taxon: Gypsophila paniculata L.

Genus: Gypsophila
Family: Caryophyllaceae subfamily: Caryophylloideae tribe: Caryophylleae.
Nomen number: 18131
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:407. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 27-Feb-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC).
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • baby's-breath   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • tall baby's-breath   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • yuan zhui shi tou hua   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • brouillard   (Source: Zander Ency ) – French
  • gypsophile en panicule   (Source: L Noms French ed7 ) – French
  • oeillet d'amour   (Source: F NAmer ) – French
  • rispiges Gipskraut   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • Scheierkraut   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
  • kogome-nadeshiko   (Source: F Okin ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • belyj myl'nyj koren   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian
  • kačim metel'čaty   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian
  • perekatipole   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transliterated Russian
  • brudslöja   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey [e.]
    Caucasus: Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia, Dagestan [European part, n. Caucasus, s.w. Siberia, n. Soviet Central Asia]
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Western Siberia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan
    Mongolia: Mongolia [w.]
    China: China - Xinjiang
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Austria [e.]; Czech Republic [s.]; Hungary; Poland [e.]; Slovakia
    East Europe: Belarus; Russian Federation - European part [c. & s.]; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Bulgaria; Romania; Serbia [n.e.]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - South Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Germany
    East Europe: Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Subarctic America: Canada - Northwest Territory
    Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, Nevada, Utah
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil

      Cultivated:
  • widely cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.
  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963–1968. Flora of Java.
  • Barkoudah, Y. I. 1962. A revision of Gypsophila, Bolanthus, Ankyropetalum and Phryna. Wentia 9:95–96.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands.
  • Demilly, D. et al. 2001. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7.
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource).
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6.
  • Hegi, G. et al. 1979. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa. ed. 1:1906-1931; ed. 2:1936-68; ed. 3:1966- 3. 2:964.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972–. Atlas florae europaeae.
  • Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977–1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu).
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. 2000–. Flora of Siberia (English translation).
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Pignatti, S. 1982. Flora d'Italia. [in note].
  • St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands.
  • Steward, A. N. 1958. Manual of vascular plants of the lower Yangtze valley.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.
  • Uphof, J. C. T. 1968. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2.
  • Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
  • Welsh, S. L. & G. Moore. 1973. Utah Plants.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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