Sweet Summer™ Queen Garden Phlox
Phlox paniculata 'Queen'
Pronunciation: floks pan-ick-yoo-LAY-tuh
|Description||From a fantastic new series that has it all, this upright, early-flowering variety has big clusters of large, fragrant, salmon-pink flowers with dark centers on robust, disease resistant foliage that looks great even when not in bloom. Plant en masse to create a stunning border, or fill a patio container for vivid summer color. An herbaceous perennial.|
|Watering||Keep soil moderately moist.|
|Mature Size||Moderately fast growing; reaches 16 to 22 in. tall, 12 to 18 in. wide.|
|Special Features||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Accent|
|Companion Plants||Peony (Paeonia); Shasta Daisy (Chrysanthemum); Coneflower (Echinacea); Speedwell (Veronica); Beardtongue (Penstemon)|
|Care||Thrives in moist, well-drained loamy or sandy soils with a neutral pH. Shelter from harsh afternoon sun in hot summer areas. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Avoid overhead watering. Prune spent blooms for a tidy appearance. Hard prune to the ground at season's end. Feed in early spring.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.