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SOLVED: Small white pom-pom flower bedding plant

London, United Kingdom

Hi, I lost the name and care info for this small clump-forming bedding plant with white pom-poms of flowers on long stalks - can anyone help me identify this please? Thank you. (central UK)

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Columbus, OH

It looks like Armeria to me.

London, United Kingdom

oh, yes, looks like you're right, probably Armeria Maritima Alba by the looks of it. I didn't think it could be related to another one we have which is much, much bigger/taller and has very different broader leaves which is Armeria pseudoarmeria ‘Joystick White’. Does the 'pseudo' part of that name mean it's not quite a true Armeria? (the other one I mean, not this one) Thank you, Celene.

This message was edited May 6, 2013 5:16 AM

Columbus, OH

I don't know about the nomenclature of the A. pseudoarmeria, but I have the regular pink Armeria, they're quite nice between stones.

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