Scientific Name: Armeria maritima Form: Mounded
Common Name:thrift Texture:Fine
Family Name:PlumbaginaceaeHabit: Dense
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, Canada - eastern, Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Linear, Entire
Flowers: Spike, (Floriferous), Pink, May- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Aug- Jul
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Green roof technology, Perennial border, Rock garden, Small garden/space, Spring interest
Key ID Features:Leaves long, narrow, linear and tightly packed to forma small clump that's usually less than 30 cm wide; florets pink and in compact clusters on erect scapes (peduncles) about 15 cm long.