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Phlox  speciosa Pursh   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  speciosa Pursh 
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.
grassland and thickets
Altitude200-2000m
Description leaves lanceolate to linear, 15-75mm long and to 1cm wide, flowers in compact, bracteate cyme, corolla tube ca. 12mm long, corolla lobes usually dentate
Size20-50cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomspring
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-18°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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