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Armeria 'Mixed'

Sea Pink, Thrift

Hardy Perennial

Dense cushions of bright green foliage produce spherical flower heads set atop sturdy upright stems. Flowering the whole summer long, the colour range is glorious, from shocking pink through cerise, red, lilac and palest pink. Undemanding and easy to grow, these appealing little perennials are well suited to poorer soils and coastal conditions with a toughness that belies their beauty. Height and spread: 30cm (12").

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, wildlife gardens
Flowering Period:
May, June, July, August, September
Position:
full sun
    • 6 armeria plug plants

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Pot up young sea thrift plants and grow them on in frost free conditions until large enough to plant outdoors. When plants are well grown, acclimatise them to outdoor conditions over 7 to 10 days. Plant armeria in full sun on well drained soil. Sea thrift is tolerant of poor sandy soils once established and copes well in coastal areas. On heavier soils, incorporate plenty of grit to improve drainage, prior to planting.
Deadhead faded flowers to extend the flowering season throughout the summer. Lift and divide overcrowded clumps of armeria in spring to maintain their vigour.

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