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Phlox stoloniferaPhlox stoloniferaPhlox stolonifera

creeping phlox

Photograph(s) by*: USFWS BES, RHW

Characteristics

Height: 0.5-1.5'
Flowers: Apr.-Jun.; blue, red-purple, violet
Fruit: capsule
Fall color: semi-evergreen

Conditions *

Light: Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Loamy Sandy Organic

Habitat

rich woodlands

Native to

Region: Mountain *
States: MD VA WV PA

Wildlife

Butterfly Beneficial insect *

Notes

Groundcover Evergreen



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/1315.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004