Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata 'Eva Cullum') in the Phloxes Database

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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 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 24 - 60 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

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Location: 382 River Road, Pequea, PA 17565Date: August 13, 2015The butterflies love this plant!
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Location: Pleasant Grove, UtahDate: 2011-07-17
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Location: My garden, Pequea, PA 17565Date: August 30, 2015Phlox paniculata 'Eva Cullum' - garden between barns
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Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Jan 15, 2012 5:54 AM

Mildew resistant and growing to around 3 feet tall, 'Eva Cullum' has pink flowers with a red eye. Blooms in early to mid-summer but will keep flowering if spent flowers are cut off. A great cut flower, very fragrant, and butterflies love it.

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Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Jan 16, 2013 2:10 AM

I used to grow this Phlox, but lost it and now am trying to get it to grow again. It's one of my favorites! It's always beautiful, year after year!

I always noticed the hummingbirds would go to this one, more often than the other tall Phlox I had blooming at the time. Maybe it's because of the lighter pink with the darker rose color of the flower, I just know that in my hummingbird attracting garden, this variety is a must!

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