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A picture of a Phlox procumbens 'Folio-variegata'

Phlox procumbens 'Folio-variegata'

Phlox procumbens 'Folio-variegata'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10cm

Max

35cm

10cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Phlox procumbens 'Folio-variegata' Overview

This is also known as P. amoena 'Variegata'. This evergreen perennial bears oval, glossy green leaves with white edges. Bright reddish-pink, small flowers appear in early summer.

Common problems with Phlox procumbens 'Folio-variegata'

How to propagate Phlox procumbens 'Folio-variegata'

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 procumbens 'Folio-variegata'

Rock garden.