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Creeping Phlox - Phlox stolonifera

Regular price $10.00

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Phonetic: FLOCKS sto-lon-IH-fer-ah

Creeping phlox is a low-growing, mat-forming plant that is often seen spreading as a ground cover in rock gardens and even in crevices of stone walls. It has a perennial, semi-evergreen habit. These plants have needle-like foliage with small starry flowers that bloom in spring and produces long, spreading stems, which become woody with age.

  • Hardiness Zone:  5-9
  • Native Northeast Region: USDA Database
  • Sun Exposure:  Full sun to part shade
  • Flower Color:  Purple
  • Bloom Time:  July, August, September
  • Soil Type:  Medium
  • Mature Plant Size:  .5-1'H, .75-1.5'W
  • Plant Spacing: 1'
  • Attracts:  Butterflies
  • Advantages:  Deer resistant, drought tolerant, fragrant
  • Landscape Uses:  Butterfly garden, ground cover, perennial border, rock gardens, shade gardens
  • Companion Plants:  Blue Eyed Grass, Cohosh, Dwarf Crested Iris, Foam Flower, Nodding Onion, Red Columbine
  • Deer Resistant