Do modern horticultural selections of phlox offer high quality nutrition for native pollinators as wild species? Mt. Cuba is testing 140 modern varieties over three years to find out.
Earlier this spring, Mt. Cuba Center began a new study on phlox, a floral highlight of the mid-Atlantic summer. This bountiful perennial has clusters of small flowers that bring color, fragrance and the promise of butterflies to your backyard. (2015) Delaware online.