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Spreading Phlox

Phlox diffusa Benth.

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Phlox diffusa (Spreading Phlox) is a species of perennial herb in the family Polemoniaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Canada and The Contiguous United States. They have simple, broad leaves and purple flowers. Flowers are visited by Scathophaga stercoraria, Vanessa cardui, Argynnis hydaspe, and Drasteria parallela. Individuals can grow to 0.5 feet.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of spreading phlox. View this species on GBIF