Armeria maritima

Common Thrift or Sea Thrift
Common Thrift or Sea Thrift
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Plant Type

Ground Cover, Perennial

Evergreen-Deciduous

Evergreen

Overall Mature Size

Small

Mature Height & Spread

6-12″ x 9-12″

Exposure

Full sun

Water

Medium, Low Water

Flower Color

Pink

Bloom Time

Spring

Special Features

Low Water Use

Container Sizes

#1

Natural Growth Habit

Compact

Sunset Garden Zones

A2, A3, 1-9, 14-24

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone

3A-8B

Perennial with narrow evergreen leaves that grow in compact grass like forms up to 1′ high and 20 wide. The plant produces 6″- 10″ stalks with profuse pink flowers in spring and can bloom all year in moderate climates. Prefers full sun and moderate to little water.

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