Düsterlohe Tall Garden Phlox
- 1 per package
- Out Of Stock
We ship this item in Spring.
LightSun to Partial Shade
Zone3 to 9
Bloom TimeMid to Late Summer
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionA tried and true variety introduced by royal gardener Karl Foerster, Düsterlohe has proven over time to offer the deepest and most profound violet colour of any phlox. One of the tallest varieties, reaching up to 4', you can be sure it will turn heads. Its flower-packed, purple clusters, irresistible to butterflies and hummingbirds alike, provide lush backgrounds for perennial borders. A lovely and fragrant addition to bouquets, as well. Long-lasting blooms. Phlox paniculata
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- Botanical NamePhlox paniculata 'DÃ¼sterlohe' ('Nicky')
- Hardiness Zone3 to 9
- Flowering TimeMid to late summer
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorDeep violet
- Flower FormIndividual tubular flowers up to 1" across
- Foliage Type2-5" lanceolate foliage
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread18 - 24 inches
- Planting InstructionsTop of plant should be even with soil level and 18 - 24" apart
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateClay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningRemoving spent head heads will induce new ones.
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/19/18 - 6/16/18 5B 2/26/18 - 6/16/18 6A & 10AB 2/19/18 - 6/16/18 Last Order Date 6/18/2018
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