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Blue Phlox is a great perennial that many uses as a ground cover in their landscapes or garden areas. Phlox Divaricata is its scientific name. Zones three through eight will support the growth and development of this plant. It will grow to be between twelve and eighteen inches tall. This plant will appreciate being planted in either partial sunlight or full shade. This plant cannot tolerate full sunlight. However, it can grow in some soil conditions with no issues at adapting at all. During the spring months of the year, this plant will be covered with subtle purple flowers that almost have a bluish tint to them. They grow in a large number and will become the main focal point of the area. The color is truly unmatched given the number of blooms this plant will produce. These flowers will even last throughout the summer months, depending on the environment. This plant will get the attention of bees, butterflies and birds to the area with its lovely coloration and scent. Also, this plant is quick growing and will transform an area in no time at all. Planting in mass will create an even more dramatic affect in the garden. It is great no matter what the desire is as it can grow around and over things and spread fairly quickly. Give this plant a try and see how it will take a dull area and make it into something truly fabulous and outstanding. It will not leave you wanting!