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Phlox  amoena ssp. lighthipei (Small) Wherry   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Phlox  amoena ssp. lighthipei (Small) Wherry 
SynonymsPhlox lighthipei Small (basionym)
Territory Southeastern U.S.A.FloridaGeorgiaSouth Carolina
thickets and woods
Description leaves narrowly linear to linear-lanceolate, the upper acuminate, calyx setose-pubescent, over 1cm long, corolla 10-15mm across
Size20-40cm
Colorrose, pink-purple
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, 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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