Armeria maritima

Sea Thrift (Sea Pink)

Plumbaginaceae

 

Height: 15 cm

Flower colour: pink

Flowering time: mid June

Sunlight: sun

Soil: well drained, gritty

pH: acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: hardy

Plant range: northern coastal regions in the northern-hemisphere, including Iceland

 

 

Native to Iceland, common in
all regions of the country.
Native habitat ranges from
coast to highland interior.
Grows best in gritty,
sandy soil.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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