Armeria maritima 'Rubrifolia'Armeria maritima 'Rubrifolia'

Common Name: Redleaf Sea Thrift, Redleaf Sea Pink

Bloomtime: Spring and summer

Exposure: Full sun, tolerates part shade

Height: 8.0-15.0 cm (3-6") inch

Spread: 8.0-30.0 cm (3-12") inch

Water: Low to moderate moisture, well drained

Hardiness: Zones 3-9

Zone: 4

Deer Resistant: Rarely damaged

Attracts Butterflies: Attracts butterflies and bees

Drought Tolerant: Tolerant

Characteristics: Forms a low mound or cushion of small, reddish purple, grass-like foliage, Rounded clusters of bright pink flowers are borne on sturdy stems above the foliage from spring into Summer, deadheading prolongs blooming, Evergreen foliage turns bronze in fall and winter, Tolerant of poor gravelly soils and seaside conditions