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Directory of Wildflowers

Wild Blue Phlox
Phlox divaricata

Wild Blue Phlox
Wild Blue Phlox

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
12 - 18 Inches
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
4 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Blue
 
Bloom Season
April - June
 

Features

Blue flowers with five petals.

Culture

Partial to full shade; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Found in rich open woods.