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21st Century Patriot Mix Phlox is a natural attraction for hummingbirds and butterflies with it’s vivid colors and fragrant bloom clusters. As a hybrid to Phlox, you can expect this plant to be more weather tolerant and yield a higher number of blooms that will appear continuously from spring until the first frost in the fall. Plant early in the spring while it is still a bit cool so that Patriot Mix can get established. Once it is comfortable, this Phlox will withstand the heat of summer and can even tolerate periods of frequent rain as long as the soil drains well. Trim off the spent and faded blooms to keep these patriotic colors going.
Spacing: Plant 6″ to 10″ apart.
Height: Grows 8″ to 10″ tall.
How To Grow: Plant in full sun to part sun.
Outstanding Features: 21st Century Phlox is weather and cold tolerant allowing it to flower from the early spring to the first frost.
Tips: 21st Century Phlox needs at least 6 hours a day of direct sun light for the best growth.
Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Borders, Landscapes
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