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Tall Phlox Mix

Magnificent, Fragrant Flower Clusters

Disc-shaped blooms form 10- to 12-in. flower clusters on erect 18- to 36-in. stems midsummer to fall. Space plants 10-16 in. apart in the middle or back of the flower bed, allowing for plenty of air circulation. Full sun to partial shade is ideal. Bareroot. Zones 3-9.
This plant attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
  • Zone 3 - 9.
  • Height 24 - 40 inches depending on variety.
  • Shade Required Full sun to partial shade.

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  • Botanical Name: Phlox paniculata
  • Height: 24 - 40 inches depending on variety.
  • Spacing: 12 - 18 inches.
  • Depth: Plant firmly, set the crown 1 - 2 inches deep and water thoroughly. If potted, set at the same level it is in the container. Firm soil and water thoroughly.
  • Spread: 18 - 24 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun to partial shade.
  • Color: Color varies depending on variety- pink, white, red, purple, orange, two-tone. Our choice of colors.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Mid Summer onwards. Lasts 6 weeks plus. Flowering is extended by removing spent flower clusters.
  • Form: Herbaceous perennial.
  • Flower Form: Indivdual, flared trumpet-shaped flowers form dense pyramidal panicles ranging from 5 - 8 inches in size.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained soil. Many phlox tend to be susceptible to mildew, so plant in a sunny, airy location with good air circulation. Watering should be done in the morning so mosture can dry off during the day.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate to fast growth rate once established, which takes approximatley 3 - 4 weeks.
  • Pruning: Remove spent flower heads. Trim back to 2 - 4 inches once foliage dies back in late Fall.
  • Comments: Bright colors, spicy fragrance. Tall varieties make great background planting. Enjoy indoors in cut flower arrangements.
  • Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI PR

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