Phlox paniculata ‘Backlight’



Summer phlox is a New England native and favorite for gardeners across the country. Phlox will stand tall in an area of full sun, or add dashing, round blooms to any container garden. Phlox is a perennial and will emerge every summer.

Summer phlox is is one of the best CT native plants for summer, and a favorite for gardeners across the country.
  • Scientific Name: Phlox paniculata ‘Backlight’
  • Pure white flowers produce well-defined panicles on top of dark green leaves. Great for disease resistance even in hot, humid summer conditions. Try with other white-flowering plants to create a classic CT garden.
  • Grows in tall clumps 20-24" wide x 28-30" tall.
  • Thrives in Full Sun with frequent watering in well-drained soil.
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