< On the list of Rare and Endangered Plants of Armenia
Gypsophila is a genus of hardy annual and perennial plants (family Caryophyllaceae). There are many species, but the one most commonly encountered in gardens is paniculata. This is not only a good border plant but also valuable as a cut flower. The plant is easily propagated from seed, or by root division before growth starts in the spring.
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Plant in Armenia
Սապնարմատ արեցանման (“Sapnarmat aretsanman”)
Very rare species. Known only in Armenia and Turkmenistan.
Habitat in Armenia
Grows in the floristic region of Yerevan.
Habitat and ecology
Grows on rocky loamy hill slopes, on the height of 900-2000 meters above sea level.
Biology and potential value
Has scientific interest.
Measures of protection
Full protection over the populations should be established.