Nurserymans Choice Phlox Collection (Creeping)

Phlox subulata | Moss Phlox

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?

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Fragrant ground cover

Flowers late spring

Attracts bees and butterflies

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Creeping Phlox provide superb ground cover! These hardy perennials are perfect planting at the front of borders or carpeting a gravel garden. Dot them among the planting crevices of a rockery or let them cascade down low walls and slopes. These tough little plants will knit together to create fabulous display in late spring,in a kaleidescope of colours. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 50cm (20").

    Your Collection will contain a selection of the following:
  • Phlox subulata 'Candy Stripes'
  • Phlox subulata 'Pharaoh Red Eye'
  • Phlox subulata 'Pharaoh Blue Eye'
  • Phlox douglasii ' Red Admiral'
  • Phlox subulata 'Drummonds Pink'
  • Phlox subulata 'Emerald Cushion Blue'.
We can't take orders for specific varieties, but whatever we decide to send, you won't be disappointed!

Height Up to 15cm (6in)
Spread Up to 50cm (20in)

Hardy Perennial

patioground covercottage gardensalpine & rockeryscented gardenswildlife gardenslow maintenance garden

full sun

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Flowering Months


5 phlox Postiplug plants (KB2152)
10 phlox Postiplug plants (KB2153)
20 phlox Postiplug plants (KB2154)
50 phlox Postiplug plants (KB2155)

Pot up creeping phlox plants and grow them on until large enough to plant outdoors in borders and rockeries. Transplant Phlox subulata into fertile, well drained soil in full sun or semi shade.
Once established, moss phlox is reasonably drought tolerant and requires little attention, except occasional watering during particularly dry periods.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

Van Meuwen strives to ensure that all its plants are delivered to you in the perfect condition for planting. Sadly, the time it takes to deliver to certain locations in the UK means that we can't guarantee this, so regretfully we are unable to ship live plants to the following areas: HS, IV41-IV49, IV51, IV55-56, KW15-KW17, PA34, PA41-48, PA60-PA78, PA80, PH40-PH44, TR21-TR24, ZE1-ZE3

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