Phlox paniculata 'Cherry Pink'

Phlox paniculata 'Cherry Pink'

Phlox

J F M A M J J A S O N D
Flowers
Flowers
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes

Key Information

  • Botanical name: Phlox paniculata 'Cherry Pink'
  • Common name: Phlox
  • Plant type: Perennial

Height: 1m

Spread: 80cm

Flower colour:
  • Pink
Foliage colour:
  • Green
  • Features: Attractive to wildlife, Scented flowers

Advertisement

Phlox are classic mid-border cottage garden plants, which flower between July and October. Phlox paniculata 'Cherry Pink' produces bright pink flowers from midsummer to mid-autumn. This long-flowering perennial is perfect for a mixed or herbaceous border in sun or partial shade.

For best results grow Phlox paniculata 'Cherry Pink' in a moist soil in sun or partial shade. Stake as they grow taller, particularly in exposed areas. Deadhead regularly to extend the flowering season, and divide clumps every three to four years.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, Dappled shade
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Middle
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Clay/heavy/moist

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

  • Wildlife features: Nectar/pollen rich flowers

Care routine

J F M A M J J A S O N D
Sow
Sow
Yes
Yes
Plant
Plant
Yes
Yes
J F M A M J J A S O N D
Divide
Divide
Yes
Yes

Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

Advertisement

Find the perfect plant for your garden

Plant type
Flower colour
Sun exposure
Select all