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Phlox  bifida L.C.Beck   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  bifida L.C.Beck 
Territory North-Central U.S.A.Northeastern U.S.A.Southeastern U.S.A.
grassland
Description leaves lanceolate to linear, 3-6cm long, ciliate, adaxially pilose, flowers 6-9, ca. 2cm across, in cluster, slightly fragrant, petals obovate, bifid
Size10-20cm
Colorblue, pink, white
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-18°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographySmall, J.K. (1933) Manual of the Southeastern Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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