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Phlox  multiflora ssp. depressa (E.E.Nelson) Wherry   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  multiflora ssp. depressa (E.E.Nelson) Wherry 
SynonymsPhlox multiflora var. depressa E.E.Nelson (basionym)
 Phlox costata Rydb.
 Phlox depressa (E.E.Nelson) Rydb.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ColoradoIdahoMontanaNevadaNew MexicoOregonUtahWyoming
grassland
Altitudemontane
Description leaves narrowly linear, 1-2cm long, midrib thick, flowers subsessile, calyx glabrous, lobes subulate, corolla 15-18mm long, corolla lobes broadly obovate, 6-7mm long
Size3-7cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-18°C
division in spring; 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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