Armeria maritima 'Dusseldorf Pride' is an interesting variety of thrift or sea pink. It forms a dense cushion 15 cm high. It produces abundant magenta pink pompom flowers from the end of April. Flowering lasts for several weeks.
This is a rock plant which thrives on direct sun, ordinary, soft, well-drained, poor, dry soil.
In the garden you can plant it in an alpine rockery or in a sunny border. It also works well to cover an old wall or in a trough.
Accompanying plants: Sisyrinchium, Festuca glauca 'Elijah Blue', Stachys byzantina, Sempervivum, Sedum, Stipa tenuifolia
Regular dead-heading will keep it flowering.
Height: 15 cm. Planting distance: 30 cm. Excellent hardiness
Acorus gramineus 'Ogon', Zwerg-Kalmus 'Ogon'.
Synonymous : Armeria maritima 'Düsseldorfer Stolz'
- 0,5L pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 7-10
- Height: less than 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 5 cm
- Flower colour: pink
- Flowering period: summer flowers
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