Laura Tall Phlox
Bright Colors, Spicy Fragrance!
We ship this item in Fall
- SKU: 81590
- Zones: 4-8
- Height: 24 - 30 inches
- Shade Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
- Bloom Time: Midsummer onwards
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Laura Tall Phlox
- Botanical NamePhlox paniculata 'Laura'
- Ships AsNO. 1 BAREROOT
- Height24 - 30 inches
- Spacing18 - 24 inches
- Spread18 - 24 inches
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Color Descriptionpurple
- Foliage Type2" - 5" long, lanceolate, dark green.
- Bloom TimeMidsummer onwards
- Flower FormIndividual, flared trumpet-shaped flowers form dense pyramidal panicles ranging from 5" - 8" in size.
- Soil RequirementsWell drained soil.
- Growth RateModerate to fast.
- PruningRemove spent flower heads to encourage reblooming. Trim back to 2-4" if mildew is a problem. After flowering
- Winter CareNone special, except to mulch the first winter if fall planted. Remove early in the spring before growth starts.
- Additional InformationWater early in the day if necessary to control mildew, which can be a problem with tall phlox. Most varieties benefit from being divided every 3 - 4 years or when their flower production drops.
- State RestrictionsAE AK GU HI PR
- Planting InstructionsSet the buds 1" - 2" below soil level. If potted, set at same level it is in the container. Firm soil and water thoroughly. Select a sunny airy site will good air circulation as phlox are susceptible to mildew.
- Deer Resistant
Plants, fertilizer and other supplies* will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below.
2018 Fall Shipping Schedule
Bulbs, Potted Plants and &
|1A-5B||9/4/18 - 11/02/18|
|6A-10B||9/4/18 - 11/16/18|
|Last Order Date||Zones 1-5: 10/29/2018
Zones 6-10: 11/12/2018
*Fertilizer and other supplies ordered apart from plant orders are typically shipped within 5 business days.
Based on the contents of your order, we always strive to ship the order complete and as early as possible. However, sometimes this may result in a delay of some items that are ready before others. Our customers have suggested that they would rather wait to receive their order as complete as possible. If you would like to receive part of your order ahead of time, please reach out to our customer service department and we can accommodate. Orders with large items may be shipped in more than one package. There is no extra charge if your order requires more than one package.
Bareroot perennials, trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant. This promotes optimum transit conditions and provides your new plant with the best opportunity for success in your garden.
Trees and other oversize items cannot be shipped to PO boxes.
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Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48 contiguous states.