Armeria maritima ‘Düsseldorfer Stolz’ is a compact evergreen perennial alpine which forms a mat of needle-like, dark green leaves. From this, stems which reach only 20 cm in height, bear compact and round rosettes of dark-pink to reddish-pink flowers in spring and early summer. Its colours are perfect for brightening up any area! This plant reaches a maximum height of 20 cm and spread of 30 cm. It is a stunning plant which is suitable for use in rockery gardens, patio, containers, ground cover or in beds/borders. Additionally, ‘Düsseldorfer Stolz’ is the perfect pollinator plant to add to your garden.
Suggested Care: Armeria maritima ‘Düsseldorfer Stolz’ should be planted in well-drained, loamy soils, positioned in full sun. For best growing conditions, grow in moderately fertile soils in an open situation. Additionally, faded flower stems should be removed to help the foliage flourish once the flowering period is over. This plant is quite hardy and can withstand severe temperatures of up to minus fifteen degrees celsius.
Planting Instructions: Break up the soil well before planting and dig a hole twice the size of the pot. Remove plant from the pot by tapping the rim of the pot in ‘up side down’ position. However, do not pull the plant from the pot. Firm soil after planting and water regularly for the first month.