Phlox subulata Blue

Phlox Subulata, Moss Pink

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 4" (Plant 18"apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 3-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Blue / Lavender
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep
Captivating clear blue-lavender flowers blanket the evergreen needle-like foliage of Phlox Blue. The glossy dark green foilage has a wonderful compact growing habit. Will cascade beautifully over a rock wall or down a slope. Blooming in mid-spring, it pairs nicely near bulbs.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Edgers
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Evergreen
  • Deer Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant
  • For a Sunny Spot

Phlox General Information:

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.

Phlox Plant Care:

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.

$9.95 ea.
(3+) $9.50 ea.
Fall 2014
Plant Code: PHBL