Second year for this plant and wow a long time bloomer. It started blooming in July and still had a few blooms up until a freeze on October 3rd. Pleasantly surprised it did so well during our colder then normal summer while others flowers not so much. A very hardy plant for a 4b gardener.
Luminary™ 'Opalescence' Tall Garden Phlox Phlox paniculata
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Light pink flowers have dark pink eyes and form defined panicles. Dark green leaves. One of the very best for disease resistance; a care-free plant.Fragrant FlowerDisease ResistantAttracts:BeesButterfliesHummingbirdsNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:TallGarden Height:30 - 32 InchesSpacing:24 - 28 InchesSpread:24 - 28 InchesFlower Colors:PinkFlower Shade:Light pink with dark pink eyeFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:Dark greenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerHardiness Zones:3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Fertile SoilSoil PH Category:Acidic SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Cut FlowerUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingMaintenance Notes:
Grows best in consistently moist, well-drained soil and full sun. Thrives with regular fertilization. Provide good air circulation.Luminary™ 'Opalescence' Phlox paniculata USPP 33,295, Can PBRAF
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Tammey B, New York, United States, 2 min ago
Beautiful flowers!Jamie VandeBrink, Wisconsin, United States, 10 weeks ago