Garden Phlox

Garden Phlox is one of those perennial that offers all sorts of positives to your landscape.  Bright beautiful star shaped flowers that are long blooming, with over 800 varieties available and the option to grow trailing forms or upright make it one of the most popular garden plants .  They are prone to issues with mildew so air circulation is really important when planting.

Divide plants every 2-3 years and make sure the soil is amended to replenish the nutrients.

Garden Phlox

Phlox paniculata

  • Light Exposure: Sun-partial shade
  • Soil Type: Moist, well draining
  • Height: 2-3′
  • Width: 1-2′
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Bloom Colour: Purple, pink, blue, white
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Pests and Disease: Mildew, mites
  • Landscape Uses: Beds, borders
  • Special Features: Cut flowers, fragrant, attracts butterflies, drought tolerant
  • Zone: 4-8

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