Scarlet Flame Phlox
Scarlet Flame Phlox is a low mounding groundcover that will spread and spill over rock walls or curbs. The foliage is semi-evergreen through the winter. It will grow to a height of 2" to 6" tall and spread from 12" to 24" wide. It has red blossoms that cover the plant in mid to late spring.
Plant Scarlet Flame Phlox in a rock garden or allow to spill over a wall or curbing. It also is a great addition to a mixed container for a splash of color in spring. Plant in full sun and well drained soil. When in bloom, this plant will attract butterflies. It is deer resistant and drought tolerant once it is established. Scarlet Flame Phlox is also a Firewise plant. After blooming, shear back the foliage to keep it compact and tidy looking.