Armeria Pretty Petite

Height 15cm
Spread 40cm
Full sun
Dry Tolerant
Frost Hardy
Botanical Name: Armeria alliacea Pretty Petite

Variety Profile

• Forms a tight, tufted mound of ornamental, grass-like foliage for year round interest.
• Long flowering perennial topped with masses of globe shaped, soft pink flowers through much of the year with main flush in spring.
• Low maintenance and easy to grow.
• Dry tolerant once established.

Cultural Care

Grows well in full sun in most soil types given good drainage. Low watering requirements withstanding some dryness but should be watered regularly during extended periods of heat. No pruning required although trimming off spent flowers will encourage further flushes. An application of a slow release fertiliser in late spring is recommended.

Plant Uses

• Cut flower gardens
• Rockeries
• Containers 
• Small gardens
• Fast results for new gardens
• Mixed borders
• Edging
• Coastal regions

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