Tennessee Smart Yards Native Plants

A comprehensive database of Tennessee native plants

Wild Blue Phlox, Woodland Phlox

Wild Blue Phlox, Woodland Phlox

Phlox divaricata

Part to full shade, moderately wet to moderately dry moisture level, prefers rich organic soil but adapted to a wide range of soils including clay, moderately acid to neutral pH.  12-18 inches height, blooms in spring, blue flowers, spreads slowly by rhizomes and by self-seeding.

Germination Code:  C(60)

Native Region:  Statewide

Rabbits love phlox so plants need some protection.  Showy, fragrant flowers.  Can form colonies over time.  Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies.

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