Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes'

Garden Phlox

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-8

A shorter, fragrant variety, sporting soft pink with red eyed flowers. This variety has a very high degree of mildew resistance.

Height

20-24 Inches

Spread

18-24 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Interesting Notes

Phlox is from the Greek word 'flame'. Top rated for the Midwest in the Chicago Botanic Garden's trials.

Bloom Time

July-September

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Keep foliage dry to inhibit powdery mildew.

When to Divide

spring or fall

Good Companions

Yarrow (Achillea ), Fall Blooming Reed Grass (Calamagrostis arundinacea var. brachytricha), Purple Coneflower (Echinacea Pixie Meadowbrite), Baby's Breath (Gypsophila ), Daylily (Hemerocallis ), Variegated Sweet Iris (Iris pallida), Shasta Daisy (Leucanthemum superbum), Spiked Gayfeather (Liatris spicata), Silver Feather Grass (Miscanthus sinensis), Four Angled Sundrops (Oenothera tetragona), Pincushion Flower (Scabiosa columbaria), Blanket Flower (Gaillardia aristata)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Fragrant
Cut Flowers
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist but well-drained
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