Armeria ( Thrift ) Seeds
Thrift is an excellent ground cover plant for areas of full sun. It does well on poor soil and is an excellent choice for rocky areas where it can be stuffed into cracks and exist on very little soil.
It is perfect for gravel or maritima garden and for gardens designed as xeriscapes or rock gardens. It can take light foot traffic and makes a neat, decorative edge along a garden path or down garden steps.
Armeria is an ideal rock garden plant and one that should always be included if choice is restricted.
Useful gardening information
It is easy to look after Armeria they require a light watering in dry conditions, Deadhead faded flowers to extend the flowering season throughout the summer. Armeria plants are evergreen, so do not prune them in autumn. Remove dead foliage in spring.
Plants can be divided in very early spring. Division is useful to rejuvenate plants that are waning but depending on location may not be necessary some plants can do well for many years just increasing in size.
TRN412 Morning Star Deep Rose ( Armeria maritima )
Compact, blooms first year, large deep rose flower globes, green leaf, grows about 6" tall, hardy to zone 3.
TRN414 Morning Star White ( Armeria maritima )
Compact, blooms first year, large white flower globes, green leaf, grows about 6" tall, hardy to zone 3.
TRN415 Large Flowered Hybrids ( Armeria latifolia )
Compact mound, grasslike evergreen foliage, all summer bloom, grows about 4" tall, hardy to zone 3.
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