Phlox divaricata ‘Blue Moon’

(Blue Moon Woodland Phlox)


$8.99


Hardiness Zones:

 3a  3b  4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b

Quick Overview:

Phlox¬†divaricata ‘Blue Moon‘ is a handsome compact cultivar of our native woodland¬†phlox. Plants have semi-evergreen lance shaped deep green leaves. In early spring, foliage is topped by loose clusters of large showy bluish lavender flowers. ‘Blue Moon‘ is an excellent wildflower for shade.

Description

Best grown in humusy, medium moisture, well-drained soil in part shade to full shade. Prefers rich, moist, organic soils. Appreciates a light summer mulch which helps retain moisture and keep roots cool.

Additional information

Common Name

Blue Moon Woodland Phlox

Botanical Name

Phlox divaricata 'Blue Moon'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Shade

Height

to 1 ft.

Width

to 1.5 ft.

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Drought tolerant

Blooming Period

March and April

Flower Color

Lavender-blue

Fragrance

Yes

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

Yes

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