ARMERIA

Commonly known as Sea pink, Thrift

All Flower MAY-JUL

Genus of about 80 species of hummocky or cushion-forming evergreens.

The well-known sea pink, or thrift as depicted on the 1937 10-sided threepenny bit, treasured as a memory of coastal holidays.

Distributed widely on sea cliffs and in mountainous areas.

  • Evergreen
  • Alpine or rock plant
    These plants prefer well drained soil and are generally dwarf in habit.
    Cushion-forming perennials.
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Good for rock gardens, troughs or for the front of a border.
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Buy Varieties of ARMERIA

ARMERIA maritima 'Alba'

ARMERIA maritima 'Alba'

Sea pink, Thrift

less common white form of thrift

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
individually £11.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
ARMERIA maritima 'Splendens'

ARMERIA maritima 'Splendens'

Sea pink, Thrift

deep pink

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
individually £11.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
ARMERIA pseudarmeria 'Ballerina Red'

ARMERIA pseudarmeria 'Ballerina Red'

Sea pink, Thrift

a taller and more vigorous growing thrift with dark red flowers

 
individually £11.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
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Available again from June 2024 -
ARMERIA pseudarmeria 'Ballerina White'

ARMERIA pseudarmeria 'Ballerina White'

Sea pink, Thrift

pure white flowers and taller growing

 
individually £11.50 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
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Available again from summer 2024 - Could be any time, June through to end August. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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