The Dirty Gardener Scarlet Phlox Flower Seeds, 1 Pound

The Dirty Gardener

$ 59.99 


Scientific name: phlox subulata. common name: creeping phlox. hardiness degree: 50 f. blooming season: early spring. plant habit: spreading. spacing: 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm). height: 3 - 6" (8 - 15cm). width: 30 - 36" (76 - 91cm). exposure: sun. grower information: creates a carpet of red, star-shaped flowers in early to mid-spring over creeping, needle like, evergreen foliage. Day length: phlox subulata will flower equally well under long or short day lengths after cold treatment. propagation information: pinch as needed to remove flower buds. Cold treatment: plant maturity: cold treatment beneficial, but not required for flowering. Plants should be bulked under natural short days for a 4-8-week period. Mature, bulked up plants will respond more favorably to cold treatment. Temperature: 35-41. duration: 6-15 weeks. benefits: increased number of flowers; earlier flowering. Plant growth regulators: generally, not needed. Growing under height light and cooler temperatures is the most effective way to control growth and improve plant habit. Beautiful Scarlet Phlox Flower Seed. Creates a red carpet.

  • These short, hardy annuals provide a sweet and long-lasting fragrance
  • Perfect for garden borders, nestled in rock gardens or in pots for decks
  • Will provide color all summer if kept well watered
  • Grows from 3 to 6 inches tall and prefers full sun
  • Non-GMO seeds have great germination rates

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