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Scientific name: Phlox subulata       floks   sub-u-lat-a

Common name: Moss Pink, Moss Phlox, Creeping Phlox

Design Characteristics

Height  to 6"
Spread  18-24"
Form  low growing
 spreading
Texture  fine
Flower color  white
 pink
 lavender
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  March-Mayt

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun - part shade
Soil
requirement
 well drained
Propagation
method
 divide in fall
USDA Hardiness Zone   4-8

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   may die out in middle
Uses  rock garden
 trailing over wall
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