Turn your garden into a nighttime sky spectacle with the Phlox divaricata 'Blue Moon', commonly known as Blue Moon Phlox. This enchanting perennial features clusters of fragrant, deep blue-violet flowers that bloom profusely from spring to early summer, creating a captivating display reminiscent of a clear, starlit night.
This woodland Phlox is a versatile plant, equally suitable for borders, rock gardens, or woodland settings. Its low-growing, spreading habit makes it an excellent ground cover, while its ability to attract butterflies and hummingbirds adds an extra dimension of life and movement to your garden.
Blue Moon Phlox is as resilient as it is beautiful. It's notably resistant to deer and mildew, and its semi-evergreen nature ensures an attractive presence throughout the year.
Plant in partial shade to full sun. Blue Moon Phlox prefers a bit of afternoon shade in hotter climates.
Ensure the soil is rich and well-drained. This plant prefers moist, humusy soil, but is adaptable to various soil conditions.
Water moderately. While established plants can tolerate some drought, regular watering promotes optimal growth.
Deadhead spent blooms to encourage further flowering and prevent self-seeding.
Protect the plant from severe winter frost with a layer of mulch.
With the Phlox divaricata 'Blue Moon', you can transform your garden into a celestial landscape that captivates the senses and fosters a serene environment.