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Phlox paniculata ‘Terry'

A Conservation Scheme Plant

Date Introduced
2002

Introduced by
not known

Reason for Inclusion
Cultivar may have been recommended by Janet Bryant, National Collection holder, but this may not be it’s real name as it was circulated as ‘Mystery’ which became corrupted to ‘Terry’.

Verification
not known

Brief description of plant
Herbaceous, clump-forming perennial.

Height x Spread
60cm x 20cm

Flowers
Lilac with a white eye.

Foliage
Green lance shaped leaves. Foliage often poor along lower third of stems.

Flowering Time
July - Aug

Soil type
Any moisture-retentive soil.

Aspect
Full sun or part-shade

Pests and diseases
May be affected by powdery mildew in dry weather.

Cultivation
Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering. Cut back to ground level in late autumn.

Propagation
Divide established clumps in spring or autumn or take basal cuttings in spring or strike from root cuttings in late autumn.


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