Phlox subulata 'Scarlet Flame'

Scarlet Flame Creeping Phlox

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Scarlet Flame Creeping Phlox is a low-growing native evergreen perennial with dark green awl-shaped foliage. The dense carpet of rich purple-scarlet 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’ - 2’

Spacing: 

1.5’

USDA Hardiness Zone: 

3 - 8

Culture: 

Full SunPart Sun

Bloom Color: 

Red

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:  Candy Tuff, Solidago, Wisteria

 

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