Sweet Summer

Phlox paniculata 'Cmpt Festival-Rose Dark Eye'

Tall Garden Phlox

Photo courtesy of Growing Colors

  • Large, fragrant flowers
  • Rose-pink with dark centers
  • Compact habit
  • Good disease resistance
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Full Sun
Full Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Phlox bloom throughout the summer.  Grown best in moist soil in full sun.  Avoid overhead watering due to some varieties getting powdery mildew.  Benefits from regular fertilizing.

Height: 18-24 in
Spread: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $10.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Pink
Zone: 4-9
Price Level 2: 4 for $40~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Mass Planting
  • Border or Bed
  • Long Blooming
  • Fragrant
  • Container


  • Full Sun


  • Mounding
  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water