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Phlox subulata White Delight

Phlox subulata White Delight

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Scientific Name : Phlox subulata
Common Name : Creeping Phlox
Hardiness Zone : 3a - 8b
Hardiness Degree : 20°F (-6.7°C)
Product Form : Liner, Unrooted Cutting
Blooming Season : Early Spring
Plant Habit : Spreading
Characteristics : Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Winter Interest (regional), Fragrant Flowers, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm)
Height : 3 - 6" (8 - 15cm)
Width : 30 - 36" (76 - 91cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : Excellent evergreen ground cover for banks, rock gardens, along walkways, at garden's edge or cascading over stone walls.

Idea & Tips : Plant in sun to part sun, well drained soil.
Grower Information : Strong and vigorous with a more open habit than other varieties. Pure white flowers.
Daylength : Phlox subulata will flower equally well under long or short daylengths after cold treatment.
Propagation Information : Pinch as needed to remove flower buds.
Cool Treatment
Plant Maturity: Cold treatment beneficial, but not required for flowering. Plants should be bulked under natural short days for a 4-8 week period. Mature, bulked up plants will respond more favorably to cold treatment.
Temperature: 35-41°F
Duration: 6-15 weeks
Benefits: Increased number of flowers; earlier flowering.
Plant Growth Regulators : Generally not needed. Growing under hight light and cooler temperatures is the most effective way to control growth and improve plant habit.

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