Phlox paniculata ‘Terry'
A Conservation Scheme Plant
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’.
Brief description of plant
Herbaceous, clump-forming perennial.
Height x Spread
60cm x 20cm
Lilac with a white eye.
Green lance shaped leaves. Foliage often poor along lower third of stems.
July - Aug
Any moisture-retentive soil.
Full sun or part-shade
Pests and diseases
May be affected by powdery mildew in dry weather.
Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering. Cut back to ground level in late autumn.
Divide established clumps in spring or autumn or take basal cuttings in spring or strike from root cuttings in late autumn.