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botanical name:
Phlox bifida 'Alba'
Phlox bifida 'Alba' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Moss Phlox, Cleft Phlox, Sand Phlox
family:  Polemoniaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.10m
width: 0.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
description:
Mounding or trailing alpine. Opposite, linear to narrowly lanceolate, slightly hairy evergreen leaves. Pure white flowers with distinctive deeply notched petals, in mid spring.

cultivation:
Well drained moist to dryish soil, but not too dry, in full sun or part shade.
Trim back after flowering.

usage:
Suited to rock gardens, alpine beds or between paving.

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