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Phlox paniculata ‘Sherbet Cocktail’
Phlox paniculata ‘Sherbet Cocktail’
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Phlox paniculata ‘Sherbet Cocktail’

Summer Phlox

USDA Zone: 4-9

Plant number: 1.415.470

Summer Phlox is very popular for its midsummer display in the border. This midsized selection produces large clusters of fragrant flowers, in an exotic blend of ivory, soft pink and creamy yellow. Remove faded flowers to encourage more buds to form. Excellent in a sunny border or in mixed containers. Attractive to butterflies. From plant breeder Jan Verschoor of the Netherlands. USPP#19048: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

Further details for
Phlox paniculata ‘Sherbet Cocktail’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
  Creamy Yellow
  Light Pink
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Wild Flower
   65-75 cm
   25-29 inches
   45-60 cm
   18-23 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.