Perennial phlox

Phlox divaricata 'Blue Perfume'

Perennial phlox - Phlox divaricata  'Blue Perfume'

Common Name: Perennial phlox
Genus: Phlox
Species: divaricata
Cultivar: 'Blue Perfume'

Category: Perennials
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has fragrant flowers/foliage

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.35 m (35 cm)
Sun/Shade: Partial shadeSpread: 0.50 m (50 cm)

Foliage Type: Semi EvergreenFlower Colour: Blue, Purple
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: May & June

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

Fragrant lilac-blue flowers in May and June and hairy bright green leaves. An attractive spreading semi-evergreen plant that is ideal for planting along the edge of the border or by a well-used path where the perfumed blooms can be appreciated. Add lots of leaf-mould or composted pine needles to the soil when planting since it prefers a humus-rich soil.

  • Garden care: Add lots of leaf-mould or composted pine needles to the soil when planting. Lift and divide large clumps in autumn or spring


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