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Arenaria purpurascens

The genus Arenaria, known also as Irish Moss, or less attractively Sandwort, consists of plants that are usually mats or tight cushions of tiny leaves, with short-stemmed starry flowers, usually white. They make excellent rock garden plants.

Arenaria purpurascens makes mats or low cushions of deep green, narrow leaves, well covered with lots of bright but pale pinky-purple, starry flowers.

Quantity 9 cm pot
Width 20cm
Height 20cm
Family Caryophyllaceae
Flowering Mid spring to early summer
Habitat detail sunny places
Garden habitat Alpine winter / sunny summer
Soil well drained soil
Plant category Alpine
Height range 6 - 20 cm


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