‘Manita’ is an outstanding addition to the woodland phlox group. Its individual flowers are larger and the plants more vigorous and floriferous than other cultivars. ‘Manita’ has white flowers with delicate indigo eyes and on cool spring mornings the violet spreads further into the petals giving the drifts of white a smoky purple look. Evergreen.
Common Name: Wild Sweet William
Family: Polemoniaceae (The Phlox Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-8
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist, Dry
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Rich woods and along stream banks.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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