Creeping Phlox are a classic harbinger of spring, exploding with color as a sign that the final days of winter are past. Phlox subulata ‘Purple Beauty’. Creeping phlox is becoming more and more popular in cultivated outdoor gardens. About Purple Beauty Creeping Phlox Phlox Subulata 'Purple Beauty' is a moderate growing groundcover plant and perennial plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 3A through 8B. Browse pictures and read growth / cultivation information about Creeping Phlox, Moss Phlox (Phlox subulata) 'Purple Beauty' supplied by member gardeners in the PlantFiles database at Dave's Garden. Small, purple, and star-shaped, the flowers of the Purple Beauty adorn needle like green foliage. Height: 4" Basket-of-Gold (Aurinia saxatilis syn. Its tiny needle-like leaves remain forest green in color throughout the year. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. This low growing Phlox only gets 4-6 inches tall and can spread up to 2 foot around. If you want woodland, a good option would be P. divaricate, while for creeping phlox, consider Candy Stripe, Emerald Cushion Blue, Emerald Pink, and Purple Beauty. There are many selections of Moss Phlox, all of them forming a low mound or cushion of dark green needle-like leaves, smothered by tiny flowers in late spring. Blooms are rich lavender. 'Purple Beauty' Creeping Phlox creates a mat of bright purple blooms paired with deep violet center eyes and grass-like foliage. (Creeping Phlox) Creeping Phlox is a Spring flower that covers the ground creating a sea of beauty. The dense carpet of soft purple flowers with dark purple centers bloom in spring attracting butterflies. 1,380 views. Plant number: 1.410.710. Whether it’s creeping phlox spreading out to become a beautiful ground cover, or a mounding phlox plant in the garden, these delicate flowers are definitely a sight to behold.. This popular evergreen ground cover forms a dense carpet. This variety produces a showy display of starry light purple flowers lasting for weeks. Easy to grow perennial, the only need is some sunlight and drainage. Hardiness Zone: 3-8. Beautiful masses of deep blue flowers top creeping stems and make an attractive groundcover or accent in a rock garden. USDA Zone: 3-8. Groundcover. Moss Phlox. Characteristics. Commonly used as border plants, along embankments, or as ground cover, the Purple Beauty Creeping Phlox brings the stars to your garden. Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue' SKU. It is easy to grow and make a great groundcover or accent plant for borders, beds and rock gardens. Phlox subulata 'Snowflake' White Creeping Phlox . Phlox subulata is vigorous and noted for its creeping habit and the profuse carpet of flowers that bloom early to mid-spring and then sparsely until frost. Plant a carpet of color! ‘Louisiana Purple’ is an excellent, very vigorous growing plant, with abundant deep purple flowers. 6445. Purple Beauty offers about a month of profuse and slightly fragrant blooms in late spring to early summer beckoning butterflies and hummingbirds to dance amongst her lovely petals. The fruit is not ornamentally significant. Currently unavailable. Purple blooms appear in abundance in spring. Description This Phlox is a beauty with its blanket of purple blooms in late spring. About Purple Beauty Creeping Phlox The attractive spiky green foliage of this perennial is covered with blooms in early spring. Its tiny needle-like leaves remain forest green in color throughout the year. Conclusion. A beautifully vibrant groundcover that will bring excitement to the shade or woodland garden! Truck. Particularly attractive in rock gardens or cascading over the edge of raised beds, this popular mat-forming plant will k… The blooms, upturned and starry, are true purple and very bright, lasting for several weeks. See More Details. Creeping Phlox (Phlox stolonifera): Creeping phlox is native to the South Carolina mountains and Piedmont in deciduous woods and along stream banks. A fabulous little plant that should not be overlooked! Purple Beauty will do just that. Alyssum saxatile) is an enchanting low-growing, evergreen perennial that will charm your garden with its masses of shining, golden-yellow flowers on display for 4 to 6 weeks in spring and contrasting splendidly with its gray-green foliage. Be the first to review this product. This fits your . Moss phlox (or creeping phlox) 'Purple Beauty' is a cultivar with dark purple, medium sized flowers. Precious purple blossoms with deeper purple centers and a tiny dot of yellow will carpet your garden in a low-growing blanket of color with this perennial. Low-maintenance plant grows well in USDA hardiness zones 3 to 8. Phlox are easy to propagate even with stem cutting. Excellent bank cover. Genus: Phlox Species: subulata Variety: 'Purple Beauty' Item Form: 1-Quart Zone: 2 - 9 Bloom Start To End: Mid Spring - Late Spring Habit: Mound-shaped Plant Height: 2 in - 4 in Plant Width: 6 in - 10 in Additional Characteristics: Bloom First Year, Butterfly Lovers, Easy Care Plants, Flower, Free Bloomer, Needs Deadheading Bloom Color: Purple 'Eye Candy' forms a mound of bright green, needle-like foliage that is totally covered in light lavender pink flowers with a dark wine purple eye. It is native to dry, rocky or sandy areas, savannas, rocky ledges, slopes, clearings, and open woodlands. Purple Beauty Moss Phlox is smothered in stunning purple star-shaped flowers with deep purple eyes at the ends of the stems from early to late spring. Write the First Review. Classy Groundcovers, Phlox 'Purple Beauty' Creeping Phlox, Moss Phlox (25 Pots, 3 1/2 inches Square) by Classy Groundcovers. The foliage mats are cushion-like, resembling moss, hence the common name of moss phlox. 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