Scientific Name: Phlox subulata
Common Name: Moss Phlox
Hardiness Degree: -40°F (-40.0°C)
Blooming Season: Early Spring
Plant Habit: Spreading
Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Fragrant Flowers, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Spacing: 14 - 18" (36 - 46cm)
Height: 4 - 6" (10 - 15cm)
Width: 30 - 36" (76 - 91cm)
Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun
General Information: A profusion of pink flowers makes an excellent groundcover display.
The green foliage has stiff, needle-like leaves with woody stems.
Vigorous, with striking rosy-red flowers in early Spring.