Phlox tenuifolia E.E. Nelson
Santa Catalina Mountain phlox
Polemoniaceae (Phlox Family)
USDA Symbol: PHTE6
This showy wildflower grows on rocky slopes and in canyons in the mountain foothills.
As its common indicates, a good place to see this plant is in the Santa Catalina Mountains.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Shape: Linear
Size Class: 1-3 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Sep , Oct , Nov
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Phlox tenuifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Phlox tenuifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Phlox tenuifolia
MetadataRecord Modified: 2012-11-25
Research By: TWC Staff