Also known as
Moss phlox, Mountain phlox
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Creeping Phlox Overview
This is a perennial it will form evergreen mounds with fine, needle-like leaves. The flowers are colourful and bloom in the late spring and early summer.
How to propagate Creeping Phlox
Propagate rock and hybrids by basal cuttings from non-flowering shoots in spring or summer. Root cuttings in winter.
Species can be increased by seed in autumn or spring. Annuals can be propagated by seed in spring.
P.maculata, P.paniculata and their cultivators should be propagated by division in early spring.
Special features of Creeping Phlox
Other uses of Creeping Phlox
Ground cover, border, edging, walls, rock garden
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