Common Name: Hybrid Spring Phlox
This is a new series of Phlox from Proven Winners® is perfect for launching your garden for spring! These serve as a spring groundcover that blooms around the same time as tulips and other bulbs.
Unlike Phlox subulata (creeping phlox) that can easily overtake your garden, the MOUNTAINSIDE™ Phlox are more refined spreaders and are more compressed to the ground. These also bloom 1-2 weeks ahead of Phlox subulata, depending on spring weather. The width are based on three year plants; the first few years in the ground, plants stay around 12-16″ across.
‘Crater Lake’ has cool indigo purple flowers.