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Phlox 'Sweet Summer Dream'
Phlox 'Sweet Summer Dream'
Phlox 'Sweet Summer Dream'
Phlox 'Sweet Summer Dream'

Phlox 'Sweet Summer Dream'
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SIZE 1 (TOP SIZE)

Good for cutting

Perfect for pots

Loved by pollinators

Less appealing to
slugs and snails

Packed in peat-free compost

Hardy throughout the UK

£3.95

This is just as dreamy as can be! Reminiscent of the softest pink sunrise shades, Phlox 'Sweet Summer Dream' features blowsy, domed clusters of coral-coloured petals, dusted with rosy pink blush and embellished with a bright magenta eye. A generous panoply of sweetly-scented flowers bursts into action from mid to late summer, making an eye-catching statement at the same time as attracting a steady stream of pollinators to the garden.

Phlox paniculata 'Sweet Summer Dream' ('Ditomdre'ᴾᴮᴿ) (Sweet Summer Series) is a herbaceous perennial that grows to form an open, upright clump with multiple flowerheads that are borne on distinctive dark red stems, bursting with lush green lance-shaped leaves. It makes an excellent mid-height filler for borders, bringing cottage-garden charm to summer displays. The unforgettable scent and superb longevity of the flowers make Phlox a florist’s favourite too, so flower arranging devotees should certainly find space for a row or two of these in their cutting patch. Grow in a well-drained soil, in a full sun or light shade position, and deadhead regularly for continuous flower production.

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Colour:

Soft pink

Height:

40cm / 16"

Planting season:

Spring

Flowering time:

Summer

Botanical name:

Phlox paniculata 'Sweet Summer Dream' ('Ditomdre'ᴾᴮᴿ) (Sweet Summer Series)

Light requirements:

Partial shade / full sun

Soil moisture:

Any moist but well-drained soil

Naturalising:

Strong

Perennial:

Yes

  • Plant your Phlox in spring, ideally after frosts have finished; keep the crown of plant at or just above the soil surface
  • Plant in borders or large patio containers, in full sun or part shade
  • Set plants 40-60cm apart
  • Water-in after planting and keep hydrated while in growth
  • Once established, this plant will survive winter outdoors.
  • Plants may need staking if grown in an exposed position
  • To prolong flowering remove the flower clusters as soon as they start to fade
  • Feed plants with a general fertiliser once in early spring, followed by a light mulch of rich leaf-mould or well-rotted compost. Feed again in early or mid-summer
  • Read more in our planting guide
  • Orders placed before 1 March 2023
    You can expect your order in March 2023
  • Orders placed 1 March - 15 April 2023
    You can expect your order in April 2023
  • Orders placed 16 April - 15 May 2023
    You can expect your order within 10 business days

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