< 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 մտրականման (“Sapnarmat mtrakanman”)
Very rare species. Armenian populations have almost disappeared.
Habitat in Armenia
Habitat and ecology
Grows on sandy hills.
Biology and potential value
Has huge scientific interest.
Measures of protection
Full protection of the species is required.