Plant Care Armeria Maritima

Armeria Maritima

4.0 out of 5 (1 experiences)

Armeria Maritima has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Armeria Maritima has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily

Also known as

Siberian sea thrift, Siberian sea thrift, California seapink, Interior seapink, Common thrift, Thrift, Sea thrift and Sea pink

Taxonomy

Armeria maritima
Armeria
Plumbaginaceae
Caryophyllales

How to care for Armeria Maritima

Water

How often to water your Armeria Maritima

Water needs for Armeria Maritima
0.5 cups
every 9

Armeria Maritima needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Orlando, Florida.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Armeria Maritima

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Armeria Maritima in Orlando, Florida

Orlando, Florida

58% Medium

Growing Armeria Maritima in Orlando right now

Light needs for plant Armeria Maritima in Orlando, Florida

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

December 1st, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Orlando is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…

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Light needs for plant Armeria Maritima in Orlando, Florida

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 18.7% ☀️

December 2nd, 2021

Orlando is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Orlando is expected to decrease by 18.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.5 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Light needs for plant Armeria Maritima in Orlando, Florida

Daylight will decrease by 0.7 hours 📉

December 1st, 2021

This month, Orlando is getting an average of 8.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 6.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.2 total hours of dayl…

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Finding light for Siberian sea thrift in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Armeria Maritima: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Armeria Maritima love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Armeria Maritima does not tolerate low light 🚫.

Orlando, Florida currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help this plant grow by treating it to ample light ☀️.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Armeria Maritima

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Armeria Maritima: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Armeria Maritima after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Armeria Maritima

Nutrient needs for plant Armeria Maritima in Orlando, Florida

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

November 27th, 2021

The growing potential in Orlando is medium 👌.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…

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FAQs
Difficulty Level

Armeria Maritima is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Armeria Maritima

Armeria Maritima

Armeria Maritima


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Orlando, Florida, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Armeria Maritima has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Armeria Maritima has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Armeria Maritima has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Armeria Maritima has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Maytheplantsbewithyou avatar
@Maytheplantsbewithyou
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 150 XP
globe Lake City, Florida
08/30/2021

Has been well but in the last few weeks has gone very brown, it’s probably due to rain so I’ve moved it under cover for it’s safety

Fast grower Fast grower
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Survivor Survivor
Browns easily Browns easily

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