Phlox Scarlet Flame

Spread Up to 60cm
Full sun
Full sun/Part Shade
Botanical Name: Phlox subulata Scarlet Flame

Variety Profile

  • Ornamental ground cover forming a carpet of colour.
  • Mass display of bright, rose pink flowers through spring.
  • Spectacular cascading over rockeries, embankments or over retaining walls.

Cultural Care

Prefers an open, well draining soil in a sunny location although afternoon shade will be tolerated. Medium watering requirements withstanding some dryness but should be watered regularly during extended periods of heat. Apply a slow release fertiliser during late summer. Frost hardy.

Plant Uses

  • Rockeries or embankments
  • Containers and hanging baskets
  • Small gardens and spaces
  • Mixed borders and general garden use

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