Phlox that Rock

Dazzling Volcano phlox in A Garden For All by Kathy Diemer https://agardenforall.com

Dazzling Volcano phlox (photo by: Kathy Diemer)

There are a variety of phlox out there to suit every need; from short creepers such as Phlox subulata and Phlox stolonifera, the slightly taller (18″) version, Phlox divaricata, and the wild form that brightens our native grassy meadows, Phlox drummondii.  All beautiful specimens of phlox-dom, but my favorite for adding height and scrumptious masses of fragrant flowers all summer long is the much adored “knock your socks off” perennial, Phlox paniculata. [Read more…]