Scientific Name: Phlox drummondii Form: Mounded
Common Name:annual phloxTexture:Medium
Family Name:PolemoniaceaeHabit: Pendulous, Upright, Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Annual Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: U.S. - southwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Opposite, Pinnate venation, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Ovate, Lanceolate, Oblong, Entire, Ciliate
Flowers: Cyme, White, Blue, Pink, Purple, Red, Violet, Jun- Jul- May- Apr
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Bedding plant, Container planting, Attract birds, Attract butterflies
Key ID Features:Leaves opposite (lower) or alternate (upper), oblong to lance-shaped, clasping stem, up to 8 cm long.