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Showy Phlox

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We have several species of phlox in Northeastern California where Leonard and I live. As some of the season’s earliest flowering plants, I always associate phlox with spring. Showy phlox (Phlox speciosa) is a native perennial found in dry forests … Continue reading

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Spreading Phlox

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With tight masses of brilliant color, phlox (from the Greek for “flame”) brightens the spring and summer landscape. Over 65 species of phlox inhabit North America, many of which are cultivated in gardens. Phlox flowers are usually pink, but blue, lilac … Continue reading

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