dwarf phlox


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Related to dwarf phlox: Creeping Phlox
  • noun

Synonyms for dwarf phlox

low tufted perennial phlox with needlelike evergreen leaves and pink or white flowers

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DWARF phlox is among my all-time favourite rockery plants, its petite colourful starry flowers cascading over walls, filling in gaps in the scree bed or brightening up alpine troughs in an array of colours, from white to deep pinks and purples.
They also like: Buddleia, ivy, sedium, honesty, sweet rocket, honeysuckle, aster, candytuft, Michaelmas daisy, nicotiana, arabis, dwarf phlox, rosemary, hyssop, lavender, bergamot, thyme, marjoram, agrimony, thistles.
Gentians give a beautiful blue with spring, summer and autumn blooming varieties while the dwarf phlox is another low trailer.
Fill any of them with the flowers shown, or try dwarf chrysanthemums ('Golden Carpet', 'White Primavera', or 'Yellow Primavera'), nemesia, portulaca, nasturtiums, and dwarf phlox.
Dwarf phlox THESE pretty low-growing plants provide rockeries and scree beds with plenty of colour at this time of year in many shades of pink, blue and white, tumbling over walls or creating flat carpets of flowers.