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Phlox paniculata 'Peppermint Twist'

#PP18196, COPF

More About Phlox paniculata 'Peppermint Twist' (PP18196, COPF)

  • Mid-sized, upright, clumping perennial
  • Bicoloured, white and vibrant pink, striped petals
  • Individual, fragrant flowers are densely arranged in large, terminal Clusters
  • Blooms form on sturdy stems
  • Narrow, opposite, pointed, lance-shaped, mid-green leaves
  • Good mildew resistance
  • Bloom Time: Midsummer to early fall
  • Flower Height: 65 cm
  • Foliage Height: 45 cm

Zone:

3

Height:

40-45 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

Bicoloured
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Garden Phlox Growing and Maintenance Tips

Phlox paniculata grows best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. This cultivar has some tolerance of drought, although flowering will be affected. A summer mulch will help keep root zones cool. Deadhead to prolong bloom time and improve overall appearance. Provide good, air circulation when choosing a location for this species to reduce the potential of powdery mildew.


Phlox paniculata 'Peppermint Twist' (PP18196, COPF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green