- - Sweet William - Dianthus barbatus Hardy Planting Zones - 3-9 Sun or Shade - Full or Partial Sun Mature Height - 12 - 24 " Mature Width - 3 - 5 " Bloom Season - Late Spring to Early Summer Gardener Status - Beginner
Pink Garden Phlox - Phlox Divaracata
Pink Garden Phlox are beautiful low maintenance plants, which produce massive clusters of flowers, great for those looking to dress up their garden. Pink garden phlox blooms typically last for several weeks during the summer months. Their long blooming season coupled with their beautiful scent makes pink garden phlox a pleasing addition to any garden and perfect for cutting and displaying in homes throughout the summer. These gorgeous perennials are also known to attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Thanks to their height, pink garden phlox are often used for borders, creating a natural and colorful alternative to a privacy fence.
Pink Garden Phlox is a lovely fine-textured plant that makes an excellent ground cover and adds a variety of colors to every garden. This delicate plant billows through the garden adding an artistic, free-spirited touch. Creeping varieties make excellent ground covers and have a pleasing rounded shape. Tall varieties are sturdy and colorful, adding texture and vibrancy to the garden. Phlox come in a rich variety of bright colors and reseed freely. They proliferate and are easy to grow. They are excellent for naturalizing, attracting beneficial insects and hummingbirds, and filling in borders. The phlox has red-purple and white blooms. It tolerates deer. This plant attracts hummingbirds and butterflies. It has a blooming time from April to may. It has red, purple, and white. Mass plantings of phlox will stop you in your tracks. Low-growing varieties of phlox trail over rock walls or pots and bare carpet areas to provide irresistible color and texture. Phlox come in many different species and varieties. It is commonly found in the Eastern United States growing from Maine all the way to the Gulf states. The leaves are thin, dark green with a lavender flower that is showy in May until July when it starts to turn hot. This plant is often grown around rocky areas, natural areas, flowerbeds, mailboxes and water gardens. The flowers have a slight fragrant aroma and are lovely when in full bloom. The Phlox is known for being a rapid grower and can grow very fast.