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Phlox paniculata Lilac FLAME™
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Phlox paniculata Lilac FLAME™
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Phlox paniculata Lilac FLAME™


Summer Phlox

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 1.415.430


(='Barten') This outstanding dwarf selection from the FLAME™ series is one of the shortest yet introduced. It forms a bushy mound, perfect for near the front of a sunny border or in mixed container plantings. The large clusters of fragrant flowers have magenta-mauve petals with a tiny white eye, starting in midsummer. Remove faded flowers to encourage more buds. Attractive to butterflies. Reported to have good resistance to powdery mildew. USPP#11802, CPBR#1092: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

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Phlox paniculata Lilac FLAME™


Optimal Growing
Conditions
Appearance and
Characteristics
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Sandy or
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Moist
Care Level
  Easy
Flower Colour
  Mauve/Lilac
  Purple
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Border
  Containers
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Edging
  Fragrant
  Massed
Height
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
Spread
   30-40 cm
   12-16 inches
Foot Traffic
   None
Growth Rate
   Medium