Taxon  Report   9695 
Armeria maritima  (Mill.) Willd.
Thrift seapink
Armeria maritima
© 2009 Ron Wolf
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Armeria maritima
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Armeria maritima, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Armeria maritima
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Genus: Armeria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Armeria maritima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 17, 2018).

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