Taxon: Gypsophila paniculata L.

 
Genus: Gypsophila
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Subfamily: Caryophylloideae
Tribe: Caryophylleae
Nomen number: 18131
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:407. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Feb-1990 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 5 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • baby's-breath  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • tall baby's-breath  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • 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
  • brudslöja  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • yuan zhui shi tou hua  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • belyj myl'nyj koren  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Transliterated Russian
  • kačim metel'čaty  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Transliterated Russian
  • perekatipole  (Source: Mansf Ency) - Transliterated Russian

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F; F NAmer)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide Dict Econ Pl; CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (e.)
    • CAUCASUS: Russian Federation, [Dagestan (European part, n. Caucasus, s.w. Siberia, n. Soviet Central Asia)] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia (w.)
    • CHINA: China [Xinjiang]

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria (e.), Czech Republic (s.), Hungary, Poland (e.), Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Russian Federation-European part, [European part (c. & s.)] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia (n.e.)


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [South Australia]
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Germany
    • EASTERN 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


References:

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  3. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=18131. Accessed 19 June 2018.