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Sea Pink w/ Dark Pink Flowers (Thrift)


These sturdy, dependable, grass-like perennials are good for walkways, borders, and excellent in rock gardens. They produce narrow, stiff, evergreen leaves and white to rose pink flower clusters atop 6-10" stalks. Main bloom period is spring to early summer but shearing off faded flowers may prolong flowering.

Armeria maritima (A. vulgaris)

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Stiff

Leaf length : 6"

Leaf shape : Narrow

Leaf color : Dark green

Flower Characteristics

Flower notes : Bloom is profuse in spring and goes on almost all year in mildest climates.

Flower width : 1"

Flower shape : Cup-shaped

Flower color : Pink

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 1 ft.

Average size maturity height : 1/2 - 1 ft.

Growth rate : Slow

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : -40 to -35 F (Z3a)

Sunset zone : 1-9, 14-24

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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