Phlox subulata 'Old Time Magenta'

Old Time Magenta Creeping Phlox

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Old Time Magenta Creeping Phlox is a native low-growing evergreen perennial with dark green awl-shaped foliage.  A dense carpet of bright magenta flowers nearly cover the foliage in spring attracting butterflies.  Best flowering in full sun and rich, moist, well-drained soils.  Powdery mildew resistant and drought tolerant.

Type: 

Perennial

Height: 

 - 0.5'

Spread: 

1’ - 1.5’

Spacing: 

1’

USDA Hardiness Zone: 

3 - 9

Culture: 

Full SunPart Sun

Bloom Color: 

Purple

Season of Interest:

Spring, Year-Round

MAINTENANCE NEEDS:  Medium Maintenance. Water regularly and do not overcrowd.  Spider mites can be a problem in hot and dry climates.  Foliar nematode can be an issue in humid/wet conditions.  Cut back foliage after flowering to promote denser growth and stimulate possible rebloom.

LANDSCAPE USES:  Accents or Group Plantings, BordersNaturalized AreasRock GardensWildlife Garden, Native Garden, and Containers.

COMPANION PLANTS: SpeedwellWisteriaCandy Tuff

Image: Jerzy Opioła, Phlox subulata a2CC BY-SA 3.0

 

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