Armeria maritima (Sea Pinks)

This evergreen perennial has a clumping, grass-like appearance. The ball shaped flower heads may be pink, red or white and bloom June through August. Plant in full sun, well-drained soil, water twice-a-week and feed annually with slow release fertilizer. It grows from 6-12 in. tall and about 1 ft. wide, and is suitable as an edging, in the rock garden or massed in a planter. This plant is not bothered by rabbits, squirrels nor deer.

Category:  Perennial
Water Use:  Moderate
Sun Exposure:  Full Sun
Height x Spread:  N/A
Native:  No
Color:  Pink, red, white
Bees:  No
Birds:  No
Butterflies:  No
Cut Flower:  Yes
Utility Tree:  No
Extra Maintenance:  No
Soil:  Salt-tolerant
Fall Color:  No
Bloom Time:  Summer