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Phlox Subulata

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Reviews (5)

  • 5
    Phlox Subulata

    Posted by Eric Williams on 29th Aug 2019

    This is a wonderful addition to my flower garden. Looks great where I planted it.

  • 5
    Phlox Subulata

    Posted by Jason Pearson on 29th Aug 2019

    This is a wonderful addition to my flower garden. Looks great where I planted it.

  • 5
    Phlox Subulata

    Posted by Jacklyn Simms on 28th Aug 2019

    They have beautiful blooms. They look great where I planted them.

  • 5
    Phlox Subulata

    Posted by Teddy Knoe on 27th Aug 2019

    This was a great addition to my flower bed.

  • 5

    Posted by Anthony White on 15th Aug 2019

    These are so amazing to have in our yard.

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Shipping Information

We ship all plants usps priority mail. They arrive to most locations within 2-3 days. We package all plants to retain moisture to up to 10 days in transit. All plants ships from our warehouses in Tennessee. All plants are grown and shipped from out Altamont (zip) 37301 location. We do drop ship for re-sellers also for those wanting to resell our plants.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

All plants are dug and immediately taken to our warehouse and tera-sorb moisture retention gel is applied to the roots and then wrapped in plastic to retain superior moisture for transit. They are placed in corogated cardboard shipping boxes for protection when shipped

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Upon receipt of your plants, unpack and unwrap the roots and mist with water. Plant within 24-48 hours. If you can not plant within this time frame, put your plants in a cool location (ex- basement, garage or cellar) and water the roots daily. Cover them back up with the plastic so they will not dry out until you can plant them. After planted, water every evening after the sun goes down for 5 days.


Phlox Subulata work great when added to gardens and also are outstanding and beautiful to create beautiful borders for driveways and sidewalks

Botanical Latin Name: Phlox Subulata
Common Name: Creeping Phlox, Moss Pink, Perfect Pink, David's Lavender
Sun Exposure: Does best when in full sun and in evenly moist, yet well-drained soils
Mature Height: 6" - 10"
Spread: Plants can creep up to 2 feet out
Spacing: Plant 12" - 18" apart
Growth Rate: Slow to Moderate growth rate, do not expect full ground coverage the first year
Flower Time: Star-like flowers bloom from May through June
How Long it Flowers: Petals bloom out for 13 weeks
Flower Color: Ranging in shades of White, Blue, and Pinks
Flower Form: While Phlox subulata come in several different colors the foliage is a rich green color. The spiky needle-like foliage will stay green most of the year. During the most extreme weather, Mid-Summer and Mid-Winter, the foliage can take on yellowish or brown foliage mixed in with the green. They are approximately 1.5 - 1.75 inches long and 0.7 inches wide. The flowers bloom out in billowing clusters that range from 4 - 10 blossoms. These "dime-size" blossoms can range from 0.8 - 1.0 inches in diameter. Made up of 5 petals with yellow stamens. 

Phlox Subulata is also known as creeping phlox

These plants flower during the spring and summer months has spectacular color. The colors of the flowers can range from pink, white, blue and lavender. They do great when planted in moist and well-drained soils.

Phlox Subulata has star-like or round petals

Some flowers will have a slight scent to them. The petals, depending on the variety, can be star-like, narrow, or rounded. When stem nodes are touching the ground, the plant will send down roots to spread naturally, but it is also self-seeding. New foliage can be produced if the plant is sheared after its yearly blooming.


Phlox Subulata