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Phlox  gladiformis (M.E.Jones) E.E.Nelson   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  gladiformis (M.E.Jones) E.E.Nelson 
SynonymsPhlox longifolia var. gladiformis M.E.Jones (basionym)
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.NevadaUtah
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1100-2300m
Description stems finely pubescent and glandular, leaves thick, narrowly linear-lanceolate, 15-20mm, flowers subsessile, calyx sparsely pubescent, ciliate, corolla lobes entire, 7mm long
Size5-15cm
Colorwhite, lilac
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-18°C
division in spring; cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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