Phlox Subulata 'Purple Beauty' Purple Creeping Phlox
A low growing, carpet-like spreader with a mossy appearance. Leaves are linear and sharply pointed. Phlox subulata 'Purple Beauty' is covered with purple flowers for 2-4 weeks in Spring. Can be pruned after blooming to keep it low and neat. Phlox subulata adapts to a wide range of soil conditions. Tolerates drought once established. Recommended in small and large plantings as a ground cover, for erosion control, slopes, mass planting and borders. Works well in rock gardens and creeping over retaining walls.
- Full Sun
- Blooms early Spring
- Low spreading mossy like carpet
- Adapts to wide range of soils
- Creeps over rocks or retaining walls
- Height: 4-6 Inches
- Spread: 10-12 Inches
- Hardiness Zone: 3-9
Plants will be shipped semi-bare-root (with little soil) from December to April. As the plants are dormant (sleeping), it is perfectly safe to send them bare-root. Winter is the safest and the best time to ship plants.
This plant will be shipped in 2 - 7 days, Please email us ASAP if you want this plant to be shipped in spring.
We cannot ship certain plants and some sizes to California due to restrictions placed by the California Department of Agriculture.
Growing Zones: 4-11 outdoors
- Mature Height:
- 3-8 ft.
- Partial Sun
- Mature Width:
- 4-6 ft.
- Botanical Name:
- Brunfelsia grandiflora
- Growth Rate: