With its showy, sweetly fragrant flowers and long blooming season, Summer Phlox is a garden classic considered by many as the backbone of summer borders, both as single specimens and in groupings. Their full round heads sway attractively in the breeze, adding an always welcome, gentle fragrance. Rich in nectar, they are adored by hummingbirds, butterflies, and birds.
Phlox paniculata, Summer Phlox
- Height: 3-4'. Purple blooms in late summer. Prefers sun. Native plant. Attracts pollinators.