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PlantFiles: Annual Phlox, Hybrid Phlox
Phlox 'Intensia Cabernet'

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Family: Polemoniaceae (po-le-moh-nee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Phlox (floks) (Info)
Cultivar: Intensia Cabernet
Additional cultivar information: (PP17893, IntensiaŽ series, aka USPHLO419)
Hybridized by Sakazaki; Year of Registration or Introduction: 2007

2 vendors have this plant for sale.

Category:
Annuals
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
N/A

Bloom Color:
Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer
Late Summer/Early Fall
Mid Fall
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Patented

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive MotherNature4 On Jan 7, 2006, MotherNature4 from Bartow, FL (Zone 9a) wrote:

Brilliant fushia blossoms cover this petite phlox for the entire summer providing nectar for butterflies. It has proven that it can withstand the heat and humidity of mid summer and it is said to have cold tolerance to extend its season. It is ideal for hanging baskets and window boxes.



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