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Phlox variety please

Discussion in 'NEW Gardeners !' started by cindy, Jul 14, 2019.

  1. ThePlantAssassin

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    Can anybody tell me what phlox this is. It's so gorgeous I want to get more. It's about 3ft plus tall and the blooms are huge, at least twice the size of my20190714_083725.jpg clenched fist. Oh and it's scent is devine!.
     
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    Could it be the Purple Eye Flame variety?


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    Sounds daft but I think the first one is too pink and the second one too purple. Its more of a lilac colour. Time for some research me thinks. Hope I can find it. I have just ordered some deep purple ones too. I think they must just like my soil as its the plant that's doing best in my garden. I wish delphiniums did better and I wish they had a scent too! I lost all but one delphinium this winter and it wasn't even particularly cold.
     
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      Ok well Ive just learnt to do cartwheels as nothing this good EVER happens to me. In fact I have my own personal little rain cloud that follows me around. Broke my sulk and popped to the local GC and guess what I found???? And at £2.69 each and already a foot tall!!! Some things are just meant to be! Just waiting for the thunderbolt that shall surely follow......20190714_114346.jpg
       
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