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Armeria alliacea Pretty Petite

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Armeria alliacea Pretty Petite Jerseys Thrift, Ladys Cushion,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Clumping

Armeria Pretty Petite is a low maintenance and easy to grow plant that will delight with its stunning flower heads. The tight, tufted mound of ornamental, grass-like foliage is adorned with long flowering masses of globe-shaped soft pink flowers. Pretty Petite is very dry tolerant once established and will reward with soft pink flowers throughout the spring period.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Plumbaginaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High