Phlox Divaracata, Phlox
Pink garden phlox are beautiful low maintenance plants, which produce huge 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 wonderful 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.
Phlox is a fine-textured lovely plant that makes great 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 grow quickly and are easy to grow. They are great for naturalizing, attracting beneficial insects and hummingbirds, and filling in borders.
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 as being a rapid grower and can grow very fast.