Phlox Candy Stripe

Spread 60cm
Full sun
Full sun/Part Shade
Frost Hardy
Botanical Name: Phlox subulata Candy Stripe

Variety Profile

  • Candy pink flowers can completely blanket foliage when at peak display.
  • Colouful ground cover planted en masse.
  • Long flowering from mid spring into summer.
  • Spreads over slopes and edgings
  • Ideal for containers or general garden use.

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 reularly during extended periods of heat.  Apply a slow release fertiliser in late winter.  Frost hardy.

Plant Uses

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


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