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PlantFiles: Plantain Thrift, Pinkball Thrift
Armeria pseudarmeria

Family: Plumbaginaceae (plum-baj-i-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Armeria (ar-MER-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: pseudarmeria (sood-ar-MER-ee-uh) (Info)

Synonym:Armeria cephalotes
Synonym:Armeria latifolia
Synonym:Armeria formosa

One member has or wants this plant for trade.

Alpines and Rock Gardens

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

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Bloom Color:
Pale Pink
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

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Other details:
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Soil pH requirements:
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Patent Information:
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Propagation Methods:
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Seed Collecting:
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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive Gabrielle On Jan 8, 2006, Gabrielle from (Zone 5a) wrote:

This has been evergreen for me in zone 5. From what I've read, it is hardy in zones 3-9, and will grow in full to partial sun.

Blooms May-July in my garden.


This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Washington, Illinois
Buffalo, New York

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