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Magnificently Popping Emerald Blue Phlox

  • Blue Flowers With a Dark Blue-Purple Eye
  • Masses of Tiny Blue Flowers on 6" Groundcover
  • Dark Purple Eye in Each Flower
  • Incredible in Mass Planting
  • Adored by Beneficial Pollinators

The Emerald Blue Phlox (Phlox subulata "Emerald Blue') is an ideal ground cover with dark blue flowers and a thick mat of semi-evergreen foliage. Emerald Blue may also be called creeping phlox or moss phlox.

Blooming from April to May, it is a great addition to any perennial garden. The attractive blue blooms fit in with any and every color in your garden making it stand out amongst the crowd.

Emerald Blue Phlox needs to be planted in a full sun area in well-drained soil for the best growth possible.

Use your Emerald Blue Phlox in rock gardens, as a spread over curbs and short retaining walls, or in difficult edges of dry streambeds.

No more days of boring and dull spots in your garden because this flower is ready to bring life and brightness to your garden. Your garden expectations are about to be completely blown away!

Emerald Blue is deer resistant making your life a lot easier! On top of that, it also attracts butterflies, hummingbirds, and other beneficial pollinators. This plant can be described as dense, low-growing, mat forming and it spreads.

This flower is positively striking in the spring and will effortlessly make a difference in your landscaping. Order your very own striking Emerald Blue Phlox today! This is a fan favorite and won't last long!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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Shipping

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Emerald Blue Phlox Is Suited to Grow in Zones 3-9
Growing Zones 3-9
More Information
Botanical Name Phlox subulata 'Emerald Blue'
Type Perennial
Mature Height 6 - 12 inches
Mature Spread 2 - 3 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Well Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Blue
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Yellow
Pollinator Friendly Yes
When To Prune After Flowering
Fragrant Yes