Series: EARLY START

Phlox x 'Pink Dark Eye'

Pink Dark EyeGarden Phlox: Patent PPAF

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Joining EARLY PURPLE™ Phlox, EARLY PINK DARK EYE™ adds another color to this popular early blooming hybrid Phlox series. This beautiful Phlox produces a profusion of light pink flowers with dark pink eyes. The goal of the Early Start series was to introduce varieties that bloom 2-3 weeks earlier and are more compact than Phlox paniculata.


More About Phlox x 'Pink Dark Eye'

  • Widely adaptable and mildew resistant
  • early bloomer

EARLY PINK DARK EYE™ is the perfect choice for retailers looking for early color on neatly compact plants and gardeners wanting color in the garden earlier in the season. 


Height:

12-16 in

Spread:

18-24 in

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Phlox x 'Pink Dark Eye' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Dried Flower
  • Fragrant
  • Border
  • Mass Plant
  • Container
  • Specimen
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Exposure

  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Re-bloomer
  • Late Summer
  • Fall

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Needs well drained soil
  • Average

Flower Color

  • Pink
  • Deep Pink
  • Light Pink

Habit

  • Clumping
  • Upright
  • Upright, rounded