THRIFT MOSS PHLOX
THRIFT Moss Phlox
Phlox subulata (FLOCKS sub-you-LAY-tah)
Perennial Sun Height 6 - 8 inches Spread 10 - 12 inches Spacing 10 - 12 inches
HABIT: Low-growing and spreading perennial that acts like an evergreen in mild winters. Blooms in spring in pink, blue, or white. Hot pink is the most common color.
CULTURE: Easy, any well-drained soil, moderate water and fertilizer needs.
USES: Dwarf border, spring color, stone walls.
NOTES: Reliable to bloom year after year. Plant in fall or spring. Native to North America. ‘Blue Emerald’ is the best; its foliage is lush and dark green all summer.