Plant Profiles: Creeping Phlox
Creeping Phlox (Phlox stolonifera) has been a staple for expert and novice gardeners. Treated as a perennial in the high country, this plant is known for its beautiful color and different use such as s a ground cover, in rock gardens, and even in crevices of stone walls. Creeping Phlox is deer resistant and attracts pollinators!
Creeping Phlox prefers full sun and has a moderate growth rate. This plant will spread to form a mat over the ground with beautiful blooms in the spring and summer. Once they finish blooming, the foliage remains green for much of the year before dying back in the winter. The best time to plant Creeping Phlox is in the spring once the danger of frost has passed.
Shop multiples colors of Creeping Phlox at the Mustard Seed Market while supplies last!
The Mustard Seed Market is located at 5589 US HWY 321-S in Blowing Rock and is open from 9am-6pm Monday-Saturday.