Flame Series Purple Phlox
Flame Series Purple Phlox is a compact, dwarf cultivar. Good bushy habit with beautiful, large clusters of purple flowers with a darker eye. Enjoy the lovely blooms mid to late summer. Dwarf size makes it a great choice for containers. Use as a border or edging. Wonderful, fragrant blooms for cut flower arrangements. Add great color to your mixed garden or perennial border.
Phlox paniculata ‘Barfourteen’ grows best in Full Sun. It will grow 15-18″ tall. Plant in zones 3 to 8. Attracts butterflies, birds and hummingbirds. Deer resistant. Tolerates black walnut.
Care & Shipping Notes
Grow in rich, moist, well drained soil. Provide good circulation to avoid powdery mildew. Good disease resistance. Keep watered. Flame Series Purple Phlox will not tolerate drought. Remove spent blooms to encourage re-blooming and to prevent reseeding. Powdery mildew and root rot may be problems. Spider mites and other bugs may be pests, especially in hot, dry climates. Can be divided every 3 to 5 years. Cut back damaged stems in early spring. NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.