Phlox bifida

Snowmass Phlox, Phlox bifida, Plant Select
Dark evergreen mats of 2" leaves completely covered with drift of white snowflake-like flowers in spring. Perennial.

Tips from the pros: Needs good drainage. Grows in rocky ravine areas or sandy soils in its native habitat.
Plant Type Perennial
Height 4-8 inches
Width 14-18 inches
Flowering Season April to June
Flower Color White
Sun Sun, Part Sun
Water Needs Moderate
USDA Hardiness Zone Zones 4b-9
Soil Type Clay, loam, sandy
Deer Resistant No
Good for Pollination No
Winter Interest No
North American Native Yes
Year Introduced 2006
Annual Commercial Maintenance Hand trim back dead stems in spring.
5-10 Year Commercial Maintenance Follow annual maintenance. This can be a long lived perennial if growing conditions are correct.
Elevation Guide Up to 8125 ft