Phlox subulata
Phlox subulata
Phlox subulata
Phlox subulata
Phlox subulata
Phlox subulata
Phlox subulata

Phlox subulata

Moss Phlox

syn. Creeping Phlox

Polemoniaceae

Height

5 cm

Flower colour

magenta

Flowering time

June

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained, gritty

pH

neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

a bit tender, needs very good conditions to thrive

Plant range

eastern and central USA

Phlox is a genus in the family Polemoniaceae.  All species except one are native to N-America and grow in various habitats.

Propagation:


Division in spring. 


Cuttings.


Seed - sown in February - March.

Seed just covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Needs well drained soil and a sunny position.

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