Cotton Candy Creeping Phlox

Phlox subulata 'Cotton Candy' PP #13,420

SKU
04829
An especially vigorous selection whose profusion of tiny white flowers cover the top of this mat forming creeper for a long period. Creates a carpet of color for bank plantings or rock gardens. Evergreen perennial.
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityDense foliage forming a mat 6 in. high, spreading to 3 ft.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseFirescaping/Fire Wise, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureNorth American Native Selection, Pet Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3 - 8

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