Phlox carolina 'Bill Baker'
Also called Thick-leaved Phlox
More About Phlox carolina 'Bill Baker'
- Small, upright, clump forming, deciduous phlox
- Clusters of flat, fragrant, five-petaled, lavender-pink flowers
- Flowers appear 15 cm above the foliage
- Glossy, mid-green, lance-shaped leaves
- Bloom Time: Early to midsummer
- Flower Height: 50 cm
- Foliage Height: 35 cm
Carolina Phlox Growing and Maintenance Tips
Phlox carolina grows best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in dappled shade. Provide good, air circulation when choosing a location for this species to reduce the potential of powdery mildew issues. Cut back after flowering to encourage fresh growth and a more tidy habit. Pruning foliage may encourage the occasional flower in the fall.
Phlox carolina 'Bill Baker' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average