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Drummond phlox 'Twinkle toes'

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Twinkle toes is part of the Phlox genus and is a Drummond phlox variety. Its scientific name is Phlox drummondii 'Twinkle toes'. Twinkle toes grows as an Annual/Perennial and is a Flower. Being an annual / perennial, it tends to grow either as a single season plant, or a plant that can stay in your garden for many years. Twinkle toes is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.10 metres (3.57 feet).

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How to grow Twinkle toes

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

A full sun position will ensure your plant thrives and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Twinkle toes is thought of as half hardy, so remember to watch your frost dates and ensure you have this plant protected when the temperature dips. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Twinkle toes are Zone 7 and Zone 10. Twinkle toes tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.1 and 7.8 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Twinkle toes from seed

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Twinkle toes about 49 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Twinkle toes

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Twinkle toes is a half hardy plant.

Harvesting Twinkle toes

Other Names for Drummond phlox 'Twinkle toes'

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