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Phlox  nivalis Sweet   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  nivalis Sweet 
Territory
grassland and thickets
Description leaves dense, ciliate, 8-12mm long, flowers ca. 23mm across, usually of 3
Size5-10cm
Colorpink, purple, 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
BibliographySmall, J.K. (1933) Manual of the Southeastern Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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