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Phlox subulata 'Purple Beauty'

Purple Creeping Phlox

Phlox subulata is a low growing, carpet-like spreader with a mossy appearance.  Leaves linear and sharply pointed.  Phlox subulata 'Purple Beauty' is covered in Spring with puple flowers for 2-4 weeks.  Can be pruned after blooming to keep it low and neat.  Phlox subulata adapts to a wide range of soil conditions.  Tolerates drought once established.  Recommended in small and large plantings as a ground cover, for erosions control, slopes, mass planting and borders.  Works well in rock gardens and creeping over retaining walls.  Mature Height 4"-6"

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  • Full Sun
  • Blooms early Spring
  • Low spreading mossy like carpet
  • Adapts to wide range of soils
  • Creeps over rocks or retaining walls
  • Height: 4-6 Inches
  • Spread: 10-12 Inches
  • Hardiness Zone: 3-9
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Rock Garden
Drought Tolerant
Mass Planting
Spring Bloomer
Border or Bed
Low Maintenance
Ground Cover
Erosion Control
Foliage Color
Soil Moisture
Well Drained Soil
Average Water
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