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Related to moss phlox: Phlox subulata
An eastern North American plant (Phlox subulata) that forms dense spreading mats and is widely cultivated for its profuse pink or white flowers. Also called moss pink.
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|Noun||1.||moss phlox - 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