Creeping Phlox (Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue') in the Phloxes Database

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 3 - 6 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 12 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Division

Swallowtail really loved the blooms

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Plant Events from our members
MunchkinsMom On June 13, 2016 Transplanted
June 13, 2016: Transplanted North Fence Rock Bed Pretty rootbound
MunchkinsMom On April 1, 2016 Obtained plant
Two plants Dogwood eBay 2" pot, about 2" tall $3.65 ea.
GoCart On July 8, 2017 Transplanted
vendor pot to ground
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Beautiful! by blue23rose Nov 25, 2012 7:10 AM 0
Looking for Creeping Phlox by frankielynn Apr 9, 2019 3:47 PM 0
My Garden and Other Stuff -- 2019 by lovemyhouse May 12, 2019 5:56 PM 557
Creeping Phlox by bloominholes2fill Mar 31, 2018 2:29 PM 5
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
My Garden and Other Stuff -- 2018 by lovemyhouse Jan 1, 2019 2:20 PM 1,736
Question: Companion Plants? by beckygardener Jan 20, 2018 7:50 AM 29
My Garden and Other Stuff - 2017 by lovemyhouse Jan 1, 2018 5:33 PM 1,167
What's Blooming 2017 - Photos and Chat. by NJBob Jan 1, 2018 8:14 PM 1,563
Does anyone rescue reduced or clearance plants? by keithp2012 May 20, 2019 7:18 AM 1,086
My Garden and other stuff - 2016 by lovemyhouse Apr 2, 2017 2:10 PM 2,158

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