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Carpet Phlox Collection


  • 72410
  • 6 per package
  • $33.96

  • Out Of Stock

We ship this item in Fall.

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  • Light

    Full Sun
  • Size

    #1 Plant
  • Zone

    3 to 9
  • Bloom Time

    Late Spring
  • Height

    4-6"
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained
  • Deer Resistant

  • Planter Friendly

We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.

Item 72410 cannot ship to: AE AK GU HI PR


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Description

It's So Easy to Set the Scene!
Create a picturesque landscape with little, colourful flowers cascading down a dry-stacked stone wall or creeping along a rock garden. The spot in the sun that gets a bit too bright for other plants is just right for carpet phlox. There are so many places for this versatile collection—fill a border, enhance a mixed container planting, or make a sweeping, perennializing ground cover!

A Filler AND a Thriller!
This handy collection keeps otherwise sparse areas lively with low-maintenance, gorgeous greens all year long. Carpet phlox provides even more colour interest come late spring, when the low-growing, needlelike foliage is completely covered in bright blooms. This collection has six different, complementing colours that will form a stunning patchwork pattern, as if your garden is enveloped in a vibrant quilt!

A Helping Hand in Gorgeous Hues

Carefree carpet phlox (Phlox subulata) is highly useful around the garden as :

  • Erosion Control – Keeps poor, sandy or dry soil in place, perfect for a loose slope.

  • Weed Suppression – As an evergreen ground cover, it'll keep these nuisance species under control.

  • Drought Tolerance – Once established, this sun lover won't need too much water.

  • This collection includes one each of the following varieties:

  • Red Wing
  • Blue Emerald
  • Emerald Pink
  • North Hills
  • Coral Eye
  • Purple Beauty
  • Details

    • Botanical NamePhlox subulata
    • FormPerennial
    • Hardiness Zone3 to 9
    • Flowering TimeLate spring
    • Light RequirementsFull Sun
    • Flower Color6 varieties, all with a different color
    • Flower FormStar-shaped flowers
    • Foliage TypeAwl-shaped to oval leaves
    • Growth RateMedium
    • Height/Habit4-6"
    • Spread12 - 18 inches
    • Planting InstructionsTop of plant should be even with soil level and 12 - 18" apart
    • Soil RequirementsWell drained
    • Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
    • PruningYou can clip plants lightly immediately after blooming to encourage a dense habit

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    Important Shipping Notes:

    Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate. If you have ordered multiple items, you may receive them in more than one shipment. We will send you a separate email confirming each shipment.

    At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.

    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.

    Garden hardgoods and Gift Certificates ship with in 4-7 day.

    We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.

    Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

    FALL Shipping Schedule

    • Bulbs from Holland
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      1AB - 5AB 8/15/17 - 12/16/17
      6AB - 7AB 8/22/17 - 12/16/17
      8AB - 13AB 8/29/17 - 12/16/17
      Last Order Date 12/12/17
    • Bareroot Perennials
      Zones Shipping Dates
      1AB - 13B 9/6/17 - 12/16/17
      Last Order Date 12/12/17
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