Connecticut Plants
Meadow Phlox (Wild Sweet William)
Phlox maculata L.
  • Family: phlox (Polemoniaceae)
  • Habitat: moist meadows, streambanks
  • Height: 1-3 feet
  • Flower size: 1/2 to 3/4 inch across
  • Flower color: pink or purple, occasionally white
  • Flowering time: June to July
  • Origin: mid-Atlantic and midwestern U.S.
Phlox maculata L.

Both these photographs were taken in Pocohontas County, West Virginia.

Phlox maculata L.