blue phlox

a plant, Phlox divaricata, of eastern North America, having creeping, rooting stems and mauve flowers. Also called wild sweet william.

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  • wild blue phlox — noun : a showy No. American herb (Phlox divaricata) often cultivated for its profusion of tubular blue faintly fragrant flowers called also wild sweet William …   Useful english dictionary

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  • phlox — /floks/, n. 1. any plant of the genus Phlox, of North America, certain species of which are cultivated for their showy flowers of various colors. Cf. phlox family. 2. the flower of this plant. [1595 1605; < ML, special use of L phlox < Gk phlóx a …   Universalium

  • Phlox (flore) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Phlox. Phlox …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Phlox divaricata — Taxobox name = Phlox divaricata image width = 240px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Ericales familia = Polemoniaceae genus = Phlox species = P. divaricata binomial = Phlox divaricata binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Phlox divaricata — ID 62736 Symbol Key PHDI5 Common Name wild blue phlox Family Polemoniaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Phlox divaricata ssp. divaricata — ID 62737 Symbol Key PHDID3 Common Name wild blue phlox Family Polemoniaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IL, IN, KY, MD, MI, NC, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, SC …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Phlox divaricata L. — Symbol PHDI5 Common Name wild blue phlox Botanical Family Polemoniaceae …   Scientific plant list

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