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Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes' ('Bright Eyes' garden phlox)

Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes' Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes' Photo/Illustration: Santa Rosa Gardens


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Hardiness Zones: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Botanical Name: Phlox paniculata 'Bright Eyes' Common Name: 'Bright Eyes' garden phlox Genus: Phlox
'Bright Eyes' produces fragrant, salmon-pink flower clusters with a darker ruby eye on large 7-inch flower heads.

Information provided by Santa Rosa Gardens.
 
Noteworthy characteristics: The dark green foliage is highly resistant to mildew
Care: Appreciates a summer mulch to keep the root zone cool. Needs good air circulation. Avoid overhead watering. Don't deadhead spent flowers because phlox reblooms from its flowerhead. Remove old growth at ground level after killing frost or before new growth emerges in spring.
Height 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Spread 1 ft. to 3 ft.
Light Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Medium Moisture
Characteristics Attracts Birds; Attracts Butterflies; Attracts Hummingbirds; Fragrant Flowers
Bloom Time Early Fall; Late Summer; Summer
Flower Color Pink Flower
Uses Cut Flower, Cottage Garden
Type Perennials

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