Armeria maritima ‘Nifty Thrifty’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 6″H x 12″W
Flower Colour: Deep Pink
Flowering Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Growth Rate: Medium
Description: The dome of variegated foliage becomes covered with deep pink blooms on strong stems from late spring to early summer. Excellent for edging or as a tightly spaced groundcover for mass color. Well suited to rock gardens and dry stream beds. Perfect size for pots and troughs. An herbaceous perennial.
Ornamental Features: Border, Coastal Exposure, Container, Edging, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Ground Cover
Landscape Features: Little thrift is remarkably versatile offering a perfect perennial for pots and troughs. Plant in masses for a “lawn” that blooms. Nestles around rocks and dry stream beds for naturalistic looks. Makes a prim edging for smaller city gardens and to neaten up the front of a perennial border. Use to fill in gaps around the edges of pools and water gardens.