Armeria caespitosa

Armeria caespitosa

£3.75

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(30 customer reviews)

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Description

Compact mound forming with pink flowers.

This has tight short foliage that keeps under 5cm. The mound is almost covered completely in spring with pink flowers which slowly fade to leave seed heads. Best grown in alpine rock garden, crevice garden, containers or an alpine house.

Flowering: Spring

Hardiness: Fully Hardy

Height: 5cm

Spread: 30cm

Further information:

Armeria are pretty self sufficient. Trim back any old flower stems down to the base. Do not trim back the leaves.

Common Name: Juniper-Leaved Thrift

Life Cycle: perennial

Family: Plumbaginaceae

Foliage: linear

Basic Colour: ( pink )

Flower Colour: pink

Natural Flowering: April – July

Winter Hardiness: Fully Hardy

Height with Flowers: 5cm

Soil Requirements:  average / moist / dry / well-drained / sandy

Soil ph: acidic / alkaline / neutral

Location:  container / cottage garden / border / rock garden / Mediterranean / crevice garden / meadow

Usage: ornamental / bee food plant / attracts butterflies / cut flower

Pruning: cut back as and when required

Tolerates: drought tolerant / salt tolerant

Origin: Central Spain

Additional information

Weight 250 g
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Description

Compact mound forming with pink flowers.

This has tight short foliage that keeps under 5cm. The mound is almost covered completely in spring with pink flowers which slowly fade to leave seed heads. Best grown in alpine rock garden, crevice garden, containers or an alpine house.

Flowering: Spring

Hardiness: Fully Hardy

Height: 5cm

Spread: 30cm

Further information:

Armeria are pretty self sufficient. Trim back any old flower stems down to the base. Do not trim back the leaves.

Common Name: Juniper-Leaved Thrift

Life Cycle: perennial

Family: Plumbaginaceae

Foliage: linear

Basic Colour: ( pink )

Flower Colour: pink

Natural Flowering: April – July

Winter Hardiness: Fully Hardy

Height with Flowers: 5cm

Soil Requirements:  average / moist / dry / well-drained / sandy

Soil ph: acidic / alkaline / neutral

Location:  container / cottage garden / border / rock garden / Mediterranean / crevice garden / meadow

Usage: ornamental / bee food plant / attracts butterflies / cut flower

Pruning: cut back as and when required

Tolerates: drought tolerant / salt tolerant

Origin: Central Spain

Additional information

Weight 250 g
Climate

Flowering season

Height

Planting area

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Position

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Flower Colour

30 reviews for Armeria caespitosa

4.8
Based on 30 reviews
5 star
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4 star
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3 star
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  1. Karen R. (verified owner)

  2. Christine (verified owner)

    Well packaged, small plant, should hopefully bulk up later.

  3. Helena (verified owner)

    Efficient delivery. Excellently packaged.

  4. Hazel (verified owner)

  5. Julie H. (verified owner)

    Lovely colour, very good quality, just what I wanted

  6. Hilary Wagstaff (verified owner)

  7. Derek (verified owner)

  8. Linda R. (verified owner)

    A little small, otherwise fine.

  9. Julie H. (verified owner)

    good colour and quality

  10. Sally (verified owner)

  11. Barry Wade (verified owner)

  12. Anonymous (verified owner)

    all good

  13. Bernadette Hamlet (verified owner)

    Am happy with this plant

  14. Elaine Allsop (verified owner)

  15. Diane Heggie (verified owner)

    Good size plant arrived well packed and in excellent condition. Very pleased

  16. Jill Nicolson (verified owner)

    Missed the flowers but pleased with progress to a lovely mound

  17. wendy finn (verified owner)

  18. Robert D. (verified owner)

  19. Mary Uhl (verified owner)

  20. Gordon Roberts (verified owner)

  21. Sally S. (verified owner)

  22. John R. (verified owner)

    Very good condition and well packed

  23. Lynda (verified owner)

  24. Gill McMaster (verified owner)

  25. George Smith (verified owner)

    12 plants 12 twelve beauties a very happy man !

  26. Douglas P. (verified owner)

    Nice plants

  27. Colin Parkes (verified owner)

  28. Julie Davis (verified owner)

    Fantastic

  29. Jayne D. (verified owner)

  30. Mavis Sampson (verified owner)

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