Allow to naturalize under trees for a show of flowers in the springtime. PLANT DESCRIPTION: Phlox divaricata is a mounding rhizomatous perennial groundcover. ‘May Breeze’ wild sweet William is a steely white. The lovely fragrant flowers of ‘Blue Moon’ wild sweet William, Phlox divaricata, are a great spreading addition to the woodland edge. As the common name suggests, this is a woodland species which occurs in rich woods, fields and along streams. This variety of phlox will tolerate a partial sun/shade location very well. Phlox divaricata May Breeze. Native to Eastern US deciduous woodlands and happiest in similar conditions in the garden. Below are common attributes associated to Phlox Divaricata May Breeze - Woodland Phlox. Browse pictures and read growth / cultivation information about Louisiana Blue Phlox, Woodland Phlox, Wild Sweet William, Wild Blue Phlox (Phlox divaricata) 'May Breeze' supplied by … Leaves are elliptical or lance shaped with smooth edges and blunt or pointed tips. Zone 3 Phlox divaricata, commonly called woodland phlox, is a spreading, native wildflower which forms mats of foliage with stems typically reaching 12-15" tall. Phlox divaricata ‘May Breeze’ Phlox divaricata is a native groundcover with upright lavender-blue blooms in the spring. Attracts butterflies and bees. Its pale blue, fragrant flowers almost look white from a distance. ‘May Breeze’ woodland phlox is a spreading, native wildflower which forms mats of foliage with stems typically reaching 12-15" tall. Very pale almost white flowers with narrow petals for a starry look. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other garden plants with less refined foliage. Green or purplish stems are erect or decumbent and may be sprinkled with sticky glandular hairs. Marketing Information: Bench Card Download a Bench Card. Blades average 1 … 1 views. Phlox divaricata 'May Breeze' A reliable early-bird bloomer, ‘May Breeze’ woodland phlox makes a terrific partner for spring-flowering bulbs like tulips and narcissus. One of my all time favorite native plants, cardinal flower, Lobelia cardinalis , blooms in the fall and is a hummingbird magnet. May Breeze Phlox is a dense herbaceous perennial with a mounded form. Grower Information: Sweetly fragrant, star-shaped flowers and dark green foliage. Extremely heavily flowering in the spring and fragrant like the rest of the species. Like other woodland phlox, ‘May Breeze’ makes a great ground cover in partial to full shade. This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. 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