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Phlox subulata Candy Stripe (Creeping Phlox / Moss Phlox)

This mat-forming herbaceous perennial features a carpet of star-shaped, notched, pink-and-white striped flowers on needle-like evergreen foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms summer to late fall
4-6 in tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar