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Moss Phlox Candy Stripe in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Phlox subulata 'Candy Stripes'

 

Moss Phlox 'Candy Stripe'

A low-growing phlox which forms a carpet-like mat that is suitable for rockeries or edging. The moss-like foliage is covered with a mass of flowers in Spring and sometimes a second flush in late Summer.'Candy Stripes' is an evergreen, mat forming phlox with slender mid-green foliage. It bears masses of flat white flowers which are striped with pink. It flowers from early to mid-summer.

 
plant Features
  • Moss Phlox Candy Stripe likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Moss Phlox Candy Stripe likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Moss Phlox Candy Stripe is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Moss Phlox Candy Stripe likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

 
plant information

Common name

Moss Phlox 'Candy Stripe'

Latin name

Phlox subulata 'Candy Stripes'

type

Herbaceous Perennials

family

Polemoniaceae

ph

5.6 - 7.8 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Moss Phlox Candy Stripe likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Moss Phlox Candy Stripe is full frost hardy: 5f (-15°c)

    Full Frost Hardy: 5F (-15°C)

  • Soil

    Moss Phlox Candy Stripe likes free draining and fertile

    Free draining and fertile

  • Water

    Moss Phlox Candy Stripe likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
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    When the plant will bloom

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Moss Phlox Candy Stripe is 1.80meters x 0.15meters 1.80 M 0.15 M

Phlox subulata 'Candy Stripes'

A low-growing phlox which forms a carpet-like mat that is suitable for rockeries or edging. The moss-like foliage is covered with a mass of flowers in Spring and sometimes a second flush in late Summer.'Candy Stripes' is an evergreen, mat forming phlox with slender mid-green foliage. It bears masses of flat white flowers which are striped with pink. It flowers from early to mid-summer.


Flowering Season

From Late Spring TO Early Summer

Flowering season from late spring to early summer.

 

Plant container plants

From Early Spring TO Mid Spring

Plant container plants in a sunny position.

 
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