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Phlox paniculata 'Fantasy'

Sweet Summer™ Fantasy Garden Phlox

Phlox

Comments

Exceptional clusters of vibrant violet purple flowers with white flares and hot pink centers; plants are well branched, with a later flowering period, suitable for containers or small perennial borders; strong disease resistance

Description

Exceptional clusters of vibrant violet purple flowers with white flares and hot pink centers; plants are well branched, with a later flowering period, suitable for containers or small perennial borders; strong disease resistance

Landscape Attributes

Sweet Summer™ Fantasy Garden Phlox is a dense herbaceous perennial with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds to your yard. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Sweet Summer™ Fantasy Garden Phlox is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;Border Edging;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Sweet Summer™ Fantasy Garden Phlox will grow to be about 24 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 22 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 18 inches apart. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years. As an herbaceous perennial, this plant will usually die back to the crown each winter, and will regrow from the base each spring. Be careful not to disturb the crown in late winter when it may not be readily seen!

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

30 inches

22 inches

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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