This is my favorite flower. It is fragrant, very easy to grow, bees and butterflies love it and they are practically maintenance free once established. I also love the white blooming ones.
'Opening Act Blush' Phlox hybrid
- 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).
This naturally dwarf, early blooming Phlox will add a long season of color to your garden with its light lavender pink flowers. The dark green, glossy foliage is mildew and disease resistant.Fragrant FlowerContinuous Bloom or RebloomerLong BloomingFall InterestAttracts:BeesButterfliesHummingbirdsNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:18 - 20 InchesSpacing:18 - 20 InchesSpread:18 - 20 InchesFlower Colors:PinkFlower Shade:BlushFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Early SummerBloom Time:Mid SummerBloom Time:Late SummerHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bWater Category:AverageNeeds Good DrainageSoil 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.'Opening Act Blush' Phlox hybrid USPP 27,462, Can PBRAF 5,991
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Linda, Oklahoma, United States, 1 year ago
Beautiful and resilient!Krissy Head, Missouri, United States, 2 years ago
love this plant and all the PW plants. PW is all I will ever grow.Patty Bryant, Ohio, United States, 2 years ago