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Phlox paniculata ‘Goldmine Improved’
Phlox paniculata ‘Goldmine Improved’
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Phlox paniculata ‘Goldmine Improved’

Summer Phlox

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.416.410

Summer Phlox is very popular for its late summer display in the border. This midsized selection is considered an improvement on P. 'Goldmine’ and has large clusters of fragrant, bright magenta– purple flowers and green leaves with golden-yellow margins. Summer Phlox are superb for cutting, and may even attract passing butterflies. Remove faded flowers to encourage a second bloom.

Further details for
Phlox paniculata ‘Goldmine Improved’

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
  Average or
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Early Fall
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
   70-75 cm
   27-29 inches
   60-75 cm
   23-29 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate