2-4" tall x 12-18" wide Violet Pinwheels Phlox PPAF is a garden knockout with its notched perky purple flowers with upturned petals. Long blooming and fragrant, it will wake up your garden in early spring and flower from 4 to 6 weeks. Low mounds of dark green needle-like foliage, that is soft to the touch, slowly spread to form mounds of 18" in three years. Plant ‘Violet Pinwheels’ in well-drained, compost enriched garden soil in a sunny to light shade spot. Good drainage is essential for thriving plants. Deer resistant and a pollinator favorite. Plant ‘Violet Pinwheels’ in a rock garden or at a path’s edge. It can accompany many of spring’s bulbs such as Hyacinth, Daffodils, and Tulips. Try planting a flowing area between rocks and create your own “river of bloom.” It will bloom all spring and give you a velvety green river the rest of the year.
|Item Package Size|
Plant - 3" Pot
Phlox Violet Pinwheels
Phlox x hybrida Violet Pinwheels
4, 5, 6, 7, 8
|Estimated Mature Spread|
Early spring to early summer
Crown of plant should rest just at or above the soil surface after watering in.
Dark green soft needle shaped leaves.
Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil
Average, Well Draining
Good For Containers, Extended Bloom Time (more than 4 weeks), Good Rockgarden Or Alpine Plant
Occasionally will rebloom through the summer and fall
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