Drummond Phlox Botanical Name Phlox drummondii Plant Type/Life Cycle Annual Light Requirements Full Sun Flower Color Red Estimated Mature Height 8-20 inches tall Bloom Time Summer to fall Soil Moisture Dry, Average, Well Draining Will Tolerate Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Drought/Dry Soil Native To North America Native to A small area in Texas including the region of Dallas/Ft Worth. Zones 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Four O'Clocks come in various colors. - Hummingbirds and Butterflies feed on these late afternoon bloomers. Mine linger open very early mornings before they close. Winter freezes may kill them back, but they come back from their roots.