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botanical name:
Phlox douglasii 'Boothman's Variety'
Phlox douglasii 'Boothman's Variety' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Polemoniaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
height: 0.10m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: mounding
leaf colour: green
flower colour: violet
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 3 to 8
Low mounding evergreen with stiff, narrowly lance-shaped green leaves and soft violet-lavender flowers with dark purple markings at the centres, produced in late spring or early summer.

Suited to rock gardens, alpine beds or between paving.

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