Photo Courtesy of Emerald Coast Growers

Phlox subulata Early Spring™ Blue (Creeping Phlox)

(Early Spring™ Series) This mat-forming herbaceous perennial features a carpet of star-shaped, notched, lavender blue 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

Other plants in the Early Spring™ Series


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