Phlox paniculata 'Peppermint Twist'
Border Phlox - 3 litres
Phlox paniculata 'Peppermint Twist' is a distinctive and very pretty compact Border Phlox with heads of scented pink flowers with white spokes, from July to September. Good mildew resistance. Lovely at the front of a border and as a cut flower. Attractive to butterflies. Height and spread 40cm by 50cm. Thrives in moist but well-drained, humus-rich soil, in sun or light shade. Dead-head to prolong flowering. Cut down to the ground in autumn. British nursery grown.
|Botanical name||Phlox paniculata|
|Common name||Border Phlox|
|Flower colour||Pink, White|
|Flowering time||Summer, Autumn|
|Plant type||Herbaceous Perennials|
|Season of interest||Summer, Autumn|
|Time to maturity||2 - 5 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|