Flora of Northern Ireland
Armeria maritima
© Roy Anderson
Armeria maritima
© David Mitchel
Armeria maritima
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

Thrift, also called sea-pink, is a very common, conspicuous and beautiful member of the coastal flora, found both on rocks and in salt marshes. It often grows in dense carpets or masses.

All names: Armeria maritima (Miller) Willd.; Statice armeria L.; Statice maritima Mill.