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Phlox paniculata 'Cover Girl'

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Phlox paniculata 'Cover Girl' - Tall Garden Phlox - Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

Series: Garden Girls™

More About Phlox paniculata 'Cover Girl' (PPAF)

  • Lavender purple flowers with a white halo in the centre
  • Mildew resistant
  • Re-bloomer
  • Bloom Time: Mid-late summer

Zone:

4

Height:

70-80 cm

Spread:

45-60 cm

Colour:

Purple
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Tall 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 'Cover Girl' (PPAF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Clumping

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Patio plants

 Suitable Substitutions for Phlox paniculata 'Cover Girl'