|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun|
Full Sun to Partial Shade
|Minimum cold hardiness:||Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)|
|Maximum recommended zone:||Zone 9b|
|Plant Height:||24 - 60 inches|
|Plant Spread:||24 - 36 inches|
|Flower Size:||Under 1"|
Late summer or early fall
|Propagation: Seeds:||Will not come true from seed|
|Propagation: Other methods:||Cuttings: Stem|
|Awards and Recognitions:||Texas Superstar®|
|Posted by TexasPlumeria87 (Plano, TX - Zone 8a) on Jul 12, 2017 1:06 PM|
This is the first Summer phlox I've ever grown and it hasn't disappointed me. It smells heavenly and I've never seen any sign of mildew on the leaves. Last year it was a small plant, but this year it produced lots of new shoots. After it's finished blooming, I cut it back and then it blooms again, but with fewer blooms. The flower clusters last a fairly long time and it doesn't seem bothered by high temperatures or blazing sun.
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|dave||On September 27, 2014||Obtained plant|
Obtained from the Cherokee County master gardener plant sale.