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Phlox  buckleyi Wherry   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  buckleyi Wherry 
Territory Northeastern U.S.A.Southeastern U.S.A.VirginiaWest Virginia
grassland and thickets
Description stoloniferous, leaves narrowly elliptic to lanceolate, aristate, ciliate, glandular hirsute, 5-10cm long, flowers 6-25, ca. 2cm across, in compact cluster
Size15-30cm
Colorbright purple, pink
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typecarpet
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
division in spring; cuttings in spring and late summer
Bibliography
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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