Categories: Herbaceous Perennial
Phlox divaricata ‘London Grove Blue’ is a handsome cultivar of our native woodland phlox. This is a compact variety with lance-shaped leaves that develop a wine winter color. In early spring, foliage is topped by loose clusters of showy fragrant bluish lavender flowers. ‘London Grove Blue’ is a desirable ground cover for shade gardens with moist well-drained soil.
The cultivar ‘London Grove Blue’ was found by North Creek Nursery at a plant sale in London Grove, Pennsylvania. This variety is admired for its compact habit, large fragrant lavender blue flowers and maroon colored winter leaves.