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Phlox divaricata 'London Grove Blue'
Common Name: Wild Sweet William Family: Polemoniaceae (The Phlox Family)

Phlox divaricata 'London Grove Blue'
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A delightful spring blooming eastern North American native for shade, it carpets the shady border with pale blue. A low growing carpet of fragrant blooms with burgundy winter foliage makes this wild sweet william most appealing. Woodland phlox will spread and fill in around bulbs or perennials that are late to emerge, like hosta. A selection that appeared at the London Grove Friends Meeting House plant sale.

Geogrpahical Origin:
North America
Native Habitat:
Rich woods and along stream banks.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourBlue 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureLoves Sun Shade Part Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen Good Fall Colour Burgundy/Red/Purple 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Dry  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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