Phlox subulata

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Noun1.Phlox subulata - low tufted perennial phlox with needlelike evergreen leaves and pink or white flowersPhlox subulata - low tufted perennial phlox with needlelike evergreen leaves and pink or white flowers; native to United States and widely cultivated as a ground cover
phlox - any polemoniaceous plant of the genus Phlox; chiefly North American; cultivated for their clusters of flowers
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Commonly called creeping or moss phlox, Phlox subulata forms a dense blanket of needlelike foliage.
ATTENTION GRABBING: Phlox subulata or Moss Pink represents one of those '60-mile-per-hour plants,' which means pretty flowers in the landscape, diverts your attention while you are zipping down the highway.
Our bestselling mix of Phlox subulata are low-growing creeping perennials that work perfectly as ground cover or trailing from a wall for fence.
Don't forget rock plants such as armeria maritima, aubrieta, dianthus alpinus, phlox subulata, stachys, osteospermum jucundum, erigeron karvinskianus, and iris pumila.
With colchicine treatment similar results have also been found in Phlox subulata (Zhang et al.
sargentii 'Viridis', Phlox subulata 'Apple Blossom', Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue', Phlox subulata 'Snowflake', Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low', Sporobolus heterolepis, and Sporobolus heterolepis 'Tara'.
Diverging pathways: differential benzenoid and phenylpropanoid volatile production in Phlox subulata L.
Phlox subulata: star shaped clusters of deep pink flowers ?
For a dazzling burst of colour, go for Phlox subulata 'Tamaongelei', with its show-stopping cerise flowers.
Good varieties include Phlox subulata Amazing Grace, known as moss phlox, which has cushion-like mounds of soft, narrow leaves and produces pale pink flowers with deep pink eyes, and Phlox douglasii Lilac Cloud, which looks great in a terracotta pot.