Phlox drummondii

Phlox drummondii

Drummond phlox

Low to moderate water requirement; full sun. Annual with bright rose-red to purple flowers, blooms May to October in fallow fields, open woods, roadsides and prairies. Prolific bloomer.

Varieties: 

Species Attributes

Height: 
- 20 
in.
Life Form: 
Annual
Native or Introduced: 
Native
Precipitation: 
Low
Sun & Shade Tolerance: 
Full Sun
Elevation: 
ft.

Soil Texture

Coarse: 
Not Adapted
Moderately Coarse: 
Average
Medium: 
Best
Moderately Fine: 
Average
Fine: 
Marginal

Soil pH

Acidic: 
Marginal
Neutral: 
Best
Basic: 
Not Adapted
Seeding Rate: 
- 8 
PLS lbs/Acre
Pure Seed per Bushel: 
37.00 lbs.
Seeds per Pound: 
234,000
Germination Time: 
Days
Mycorrhizal Dependent: 
Yes
Bloom Color: 
Rose, Red - Purple
Blooming Season: 
Summer
Fall