Phlox drummondii
(Annual Phlox)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit

Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Annual Phlox, Drummond Phlox
    Lifespan: Annual
    Zones: N/A
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: March - October
    Status: Native

Phlox drummondii, or Annual Phlox, is native to Texas, but is naturalized throughout the Southeast. It is an annual that grows in open fields, open woods, prairies, meadows, and along roadsides. It blooms from early spring into fall, with flowers that can very from white to pink to red.

This plant looks similar to some other members of the genus. More information will be posted at a later time about differentiating other species.

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