Phlox subulata 'Red Wings'
- Red-pink flowers in spring
- Evergreen foliage
- Big splash of color for banks, rock walls, bed edges
This phlox has an outstanding creeping habit and low growing form. It is covered with rich red flowers in late spring through the summer. Adds colorful masses to the garden. U.S. native.
Uses: Borders, Edging, Groundcover, Mass Planting, 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.