Phlox Paniculata 'David' (Garden Tall Phlox)
'David' displays enormous heads of fragrant, white flowers from mid through late summer. The bright green foliage and sturdy constitution make this plant beautiful even when it's not in bloom. Trials have shown this variety to be one of the most powdery mildew resistant to date. A trouble-free delight!
David Garden Phlox will grow to be about 30 inches tall at maturity extending to 4 feet tall with the flowers, with a spread of 30 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 24 inches apart. It tends to be leggy, with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground and should be underplanted with lower-growing perennials. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years.
This plant does best in full sun to partial shade. It does best in average to evenly moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water.
- Light: Full Sun
- Water: Average
- Role: Filler
- Height: 30 inches
- Spacing: 24 inches