Creeping Phlox or Moss pink

Phlox subulata
 
Hardy zones 3-9.

Herbaceous, perennial groundcover that produces dense clusters of small flowers in spring.

Height 6" with a 24" spread.

Plants do best in full sun and evenly-moist, well-drained soil rich in organic matter.

Blooms in a variety of colors (red, white, blue, pink, rose, lavender, purple or variegated)
are available.

After bloom prune back foliage to encourage the plant to bush out.

Good in rock gardens, as a groundcover or for erosion control.

Attracts butterflies.

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