PlantsPhloxes→Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata 'Delta Snow')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 24 - 48 inches
Plant Spread: 12 - 18 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Lavender
White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
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Date: 2013-07-30
By Tepelus
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Posted by Tepelus (Nashville, Michigan - Zone 6a) on Jul 31, 2013 10:36 AM

I love this phlox. It's highly mildew resistant and blooms continuously from mid summer into autumn. The flowers have a pleasant fragrance that is not too strong or light. The plant in bloom reaches about four feet in height with large clusters of pale pink to white blossoms with a purplish-pink eye. It forms a nice clump fairly quickly and attracts hummingbird (sphinx) moths, as well as all sorts of bees.

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