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Phlox subulata Emerald Cushion Blue

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Wantirna
B9
Size: 14cm
Available: 18
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.88 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.66 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Phlox subulata Emerald Cushion Blue Creeping Phlox, Moss Phlox, Alpine Phlox,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Mat Forming, Prostrate, Rounded

Description:
Evergreen low-growing mounding perennial with dark-green foliage and covered in lovely tiny lavender-blue flowers with maroon eyes, throughout Spring. Great for rockeries, containers and hot sunny positions in the garden. Grows approx. 15cm tall x 40cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
<15cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers a sunny position in a sandy well-draind soil. Prune lightly after flowering to promote fresh new growth. Minimal care required.

Plant Care
None

Family Name: Origin:
Polemoniaceae NorthAmerica

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Blue
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low, Medium / Moderate
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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