Shortwood Garden Phlox

Phlox paniculata 'Shortwood'

SKU
06261
A longtime garden favorite that features abundant clusters of fragrant pink flowers with a dark pink eye on strong, sturdy, upright stems. Excellent for attracting butterflies to the garden. Wonderful at the back of the border, in containers or in summer bouquets. Herbaceous perennial.
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Average Size at MaturityModerate grower to 4 ft. tall, 20 to 24 in. wide.
Bloom TimeEarly to Late Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection
Water NeedsHigh
Watering NeedsWater regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.
Key FeatureSummer Flowering

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Remove old flowers to prolong flowering. Cut back to the ground at the end of the season.

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