Phlox paniculata 'David'

Phlox, David

$ 11.95

Item #: 1355
Pot Size: 4"x4"x5.5" pot


Plant Description

The Perennial Plant Association's 2002 Plant of the Year, 'David' is a very mildew resistant pure white flowering phlox found as a chance seedling by FM Mooberry at the Brandywine Conservancy in Pennsylvania. Grows 3 to 4 feet tall in full sun and average soil. Blooms in early to mid-summer but will keep flowering if spent flowers are cut off. A great cut flower, very fragrant, and butterflies love it. Very mildew resistant when given good air circulation.

 

Characteristics

Butterfly Plant

Native Plant

Good Fragrance

Cut Flowers

Ease of Culture

Easy to grow

Plant Type

Wildflower, Perennial

Light Exposure

Full sun, Mostly sunny

Soil Condition

Average, Organic

Moisture Tolerance

Moderately moist, Moist

Size

full quart

Height

36 or taller

Flower Color

White/whitish

 

Bloom Time

Mid summer,

Early summer,

Late summer,

Early summer

Spread

30in

Hardiness Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8