Fort Hills Creeping Phlox Phlox subulata 'Fort Hills' #2
Masses of dainty, deep pinkish-rose flowers cover the top of this mat-forming creeper for a long period. Creates a carpet of color for use as a groundcover, in bank plantings or in rock gardens. Spectacular when cascading over walls. Tolerates some drought. Evergreen perennial
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
|Average Size at Maturity
|Moderate grower to 6 to 9 in. tall, 18 in. wide.
|Pink flowers in spring.
|Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
|Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden
|Flower & Rose Food
|Extreme Cold Hardiness, North American Native Selection, Waterwise, Pet Friendly
|Water regularly in extreme heat for best performance. Requires less water once established.