Phlox subulata SPRING BLING™ 'Pink Sparkles'
- Deep pink flowers cover this plant in spring
- Excellent groundcover for difficult areas
This SPRING BLING™ 'Pink Sparkles' has an outstanding creeping habit and low growing form. It is covered with light pink flowers in late spring through the summer. Flowers have dark snowflake shaped eyes. Mature plants spread further than other sublatas. Excellent flower coverage. 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.
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