Shale Barrens Moss Phlox (Phlox subulata brittonii)

Shale Barrens Moss Phlox

Scientific Name: Phlox subulata brittonii
Common Name: Shale barrens moss Phlox
Description of facts and concepts: This tiny ground cover thrives on dry slopes and on channery
Seed or division information: Cuttings in fall
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): April W3
Garden Name: Sunny Garden
Color of Flower: Pink, white
Height: 3″
Spread: 18″
Family: Plox
Soil Type: Sandy shale
Soil: Dry
Light: Full Sun
Zone: 4 – 8

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