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Wild Blue Phlox, Woodland Phlox
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.