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Common Name: Creeping Phlox
Plant Type: Perennial, Ground Cover
Exposure: Sun
Hardiness Zone: 2-9
Bloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: Spring-Summer
Garden Height: 4-6 Inches
Garden Spread: 12-18 Inches
Size Category: Short: 18 Inches or less
Pot Size: Quart Pot

Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue'


Pot Size: Quart Pot

  • A carpet of light blue flowers in spring
  • Evergreen foliage
  • Good for rock gardens or sunny banks

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

Uses: Borders, Edging, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Rock Gardens
Nature Attraction: Butterflies
Notable Features: Evergreen, Native
Growth Habit: Mounding/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.

Photos courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc