Thrift grows naturally on sea cliffs and rocks, so it can cope with dry soil, salt spray, and wind. Try this pretty little rockery plant in tough locations like rooftop gardens, green walls, urban windowboxes, and waterwise gardens - and also your garden borders where it will bloom happily.
DESCRIPTION: Hardy, mat-forming, coastal evergreen with grass-like leaves and white papery globe flowers. USE IN: Rockeries, exposed locations, coastal gardens, rooftop gardens as well as garden borders. LOCATION: Full sun, free draining soil of any kind. The common name of thrift refers to the plant's ability to thrive in poor environments. Frost, wind and salt tolerant. CARE: Provide plenty of water during the first 12 weeks or until the plant is established; water in very dry periods after that. Feed with liquid fertiliser monthly during spring and summer for lush coverage. HEIGHT & WIDTH: -Up to 50cm H x Up to 50cm W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.