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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 8b
Plant Height: 24 - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
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  • Garden Phlox

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Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2017-07-12
"Phlox paniculata 'Katherine', 2017, Tall [Garden Phlox], FLOCKS
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2011-08-13
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Lowndesboro AL
Date: 2017-06-26
Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8
Date: 2014-06-28
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8
Date: 2014-06-24
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2014-07-08
Photo by flowersrjen
Location: Telly's Greenhouse, Troy, MI
Date: 2009-09-03
Location: Kalama, Wa
Date: 2009-07-25
  • Uploaded by Joy
Location: Front garden
Date: July 2015

Courtesy Sunlight Gardens, used with permission
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2016-07-03
"Phlox paniculata 'Katherine', 2016, Tall Garden Phlox, FLOCKS pu
Location: Clinton, Michigan 49236
Date: 2017-07-12
"Phlox paniculata 'Katherine', 2017, Tall [Garden Phlox], FLOCKS
Location: Telly's Greenhouse, Troy, MI
Date: 2009-09-03
Location: Telly's Greenhouse, Troy, MI
Date: 2009-09-03
Comments:
  • Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Jan 15, 2012 5:56 AM concerning plant:
    Phlox 'Katherine' is a summer blooming phlox for full sun and average soil. It has soft lavender-purple flowers with white eyes and grows to about 3 feet. It is very mildew resistant.

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