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Phlox subulata 'Candy Stripes'


Will begin shipping Apr 5th 2021 depending on your hardiness zone and plant readiness. If you have a preferred ship date please let us know in the order comments.

Common Name:
Creeping Phlox
Plant Type:
Perennial, Ground Cover
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Garden Height:
4-6 Inches
Garden Spread:
12-18 Inches
  • A carpet of pink & white flowers in spring
  • Evergreen foliage
  • Adaptable to many problem sites

A cute phlox that is covered with peppermint striped flowers that appear in late spring. Has an outstanding compact, creeping habit, and low growing form. The flowers attract butterflies and are pink and white. Adds delicate color to the garden. U.S. native.

Uses: Borders, Edging, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Naturalizing, Rock Gardens
Nature Attraction: Butterflies
Notable Features: Evergreen, Native
Growth Habit: Spreading

Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in full sun, in well-drained soil. In hot Southern climates, provide some afternoon shade. Tolerates sandy, gravelly soils, and hot, dry exposures, once established. After blooming, cut stems back by half to maintain a compact form, and stimulate re-bloom.

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