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Phlox carolinaPhlox carolina

thick-leaved phlox

Photograph(s) by*: PLANTS WSJ

Characteristics

Height: 1-2.5'
Flowers: May-Jun.; pink to purple, rarely white
Fruit: capsule
Fall color: evergreen

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Dry Moist Wet
Soil pH:
Soil type: Loamy Sandy

Habitat

open woods

Native to

Region: Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Butterfly *

Notes

Groundcover Evergreen



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/307.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004