Flower / Plant

Common name: Annual phlox, Drummond's Phlox, garden phlox, Phlox. Scientific name: Phlox drummondii Hook. Family: Polemoniaceae. Genus: Phlox. Plant type: Annuals. Height: 6-12 in. (15-30 cm). Flowering time: Early Spring, Early Summer.

Phlox drummondii (Annual Phlox) is a flowering plant in the genus Phlox. This plant is native to central and eastern Texas. five-lobed tubular flowers, range in color from white, red, magenta, lavender, or pink and usually have a lighter-colored "eye" in the center.