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Phlox

Phlox carolina 'Bill Baker'

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H2

RHS hardiness

1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.2m

Max

30cm

1m

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Phlox Overview

Has bright green leaves about 15cm long, and pink flowers nearly 3cm across.

Common problems with Phlox

How to propagate Phlox

Cuttings

Propagate rock and hybrids by basal cuttings from non-flowering shoots in spring or summer. Root cuttings in winter.

Seed

Species can be increased by seed in autumn or spring. Annuals can be propagated by seed in spring.

Division

P.maculata, P.paniculata and their cultivators should be propagated by division in early spring.

Other uses of Phlox

Ornamental