Need a bold shot of color to herald spring's arrival? Creeping Phlox are an invaluable addition to any rock garden, foundation, or as an edger or groundcover. A new color in this indispensable spring flowering sun-loving border or garden plant. Phlox Apple Blossom provides an excellent display of pale pink. Star-shaped flowers blanket dense cushions of evergreen, needle-like foliage. Will cascade beautifully over a rock wall or down a slope.
Phlox subulata are low-growing, showy plants suitable for cascading over walls or down a slope. Spreads rapidly to cover any open sunny spot. In rich soil, as much as 2' across, completely covered with flowers in mid-spring. Prefers sandy soil.
No special care needed. Can be trimmed back after flowering to the low green foliage if lush new growth is needed. No need to prune in fall, clean-up winter damage in spring.