Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Average
Growth Rate in the Garden
Medium
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Foliage
Bloom Color
Pink
Attributes
Good Cut Flowers
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Ground Cover
Easy to Grow
Evergreen
Container
Rock Garden
Salt Tolerant
Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Armeria maritima 'Rubrifolia'

Red Leaved Thrift

Very shiny green hair-like foliage turns reddish purple tones in spring and bronze in fall. Deep pink pom-pom flowers bloom late spring to mid summer. Excellent front of the border plant.

Height:

6-8 Inches

Spacing:

12-18" (30-46 cm)

Additional:

Water weekly during dry spells.

Hardiness Zone:

3-8

Bloom Color:

Deep pink.

Armeria (ahr-mee'-ri-ah)

Family: Plumbaginaceae · Common Name: Thrift

Attractive globe-shaped clusters of flowers on slender stems, May to June. Grassy foliage forms low mounds, excellent for rock gardens or garden's edge. Tolerant of dry, poor and even salty soils.

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