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Phlox paniculata Laura

Garden Phlox

The rich purple flowers with contrasting, white centres are arranged in clusters at the top of tall, sturdy stems.

  • »  Mid-sized, upright, clumping perennial
  • »  Rich purple, fragrant flowers with contrasting, white centres
  • »  Individual flowers are densely arranged in large, terminal clusters
  • »  Blooms form on sturdy stems
  • »  Narrow, opposite, pointed, lance-shaped, mid-green leaves
  • »  Bloom Time: Midsummer to early fall
  • »  Flower Height: 75 cm
  • »  Foliage Height: 60 cm

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  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:3
  • Height:50-60 cm
  • Spread:50-60 cm
  • Bloom Color: Purple
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Soil Moisture
Moist to Average
Well-drained
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Growth Rate
Medium
Critter
Deer Resistant
Flowering Time
Summer
Lt. Sum-Fall
Habit
Clumping
Upright
Foliage Color
Green
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Phlox paniculata 'Laura'

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.