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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: Other: Lavender with white star eye
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
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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Common names
  • Garden Phlox

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Comments:
  • Posted by Claudia (Greencastle IN - Zone 5b) on Jan 27, 2012 7:13 PM concerning plant:
    Have found this to be an outstanding plant that blooms all summer into fall here!
  • Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Jan 15, 2012 5:59 AM concerning plant:
    'Laura' has done well in our brutally hot and humid summers. Very mildew resistant, the plant grows to 3 feet and has purple-lavender flowers with white eyes.
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