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Botanical name: Phlox paniculata 'Harlequin'
Other names: Perennial phlox 'Harlequin'
Variety or cultivar: 'Harlequin' _ 'Harlequin' is an erect, herbaceous perennial with lance-shaped, green and cream-variegated leaves and terminal panicles of red-purple flowers from summer to mid-autumn.
Phlox paniculata 'Harlequin' is: Deciduous
Flower: Reddish-purple in Summer; Reddish-purple in Autumn
Foliage: Green, White, Variegated in Spring; White, Variegated, Green in Summer; White, Variegated, Green in Autumn
Habit: Erect, Upright
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Pruning: Dead-heading will prolong flowering. Cut plant down in late autumn.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division. REGISTER to read more...
Phlox paniculata 'Harlequin' (Perennial phlox 'Harlequin' ) will reach a height of 1.2m and a spread of 1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Low Maintenance, Underplanting
Cultivation: Plant in fertile, moist soil in full sun or part shade.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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