Delightful clusters of ruby flowers

Plant alongside other members of the Armeria Bees Collection

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Armeria 'Bees Ruby'

full sun
part shade
height 15cm
spread 30cm

Bees Ruby is a delightful clump forming evergreen plant producing impressive round pink globes from late winter through spring. The flowers sit well above the foliage and create a stunning display for cottage style gardens, rockeries and bright container displays. The attractive foliage comprises of broader leaves than normally found in this family, providing an interesting textural presence year round.

Armerias are a hardy perennial found in a range of soil types and climatic conditions around the world ranging from storm-swept coastal zones through to alpine meadows. For full effect, plant alongside others in the Armeria Bees Collection including: 'Bees Pink', 'Bees Salmon' and 'Bees Lilac'.

Bees Ruby grows well in a full sun position. For optimum results plant in a well draining soil. This variety is a great low water user, simply requiring an occasional deep soak during periods of extended heat. Pruning generally not required however removing old flower heads will encourage further blooms. An application of slow release fertiliser in spring is recommended.

  • Low edging
  • Small gardens and rockeries
  • Containers
  • Mixed borders
  • Mass plant for a great ground cover

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