These are very easy going low, compact, and neat perennials for the front of the border or among rocks. Its common name is Sea Thrift.
Armeria maritima ‘Nifty Thrifty’
The variegated foliage is ornamental even when it is not in flower. It has the ornamental characteristic of a very low and compact ornamental grass.
Armeria maritima ‘Rubrifolia’
The foliage with a plum colour tone especially in cold weather is highly ornamental to me.
Armeria maritima ‘Splendens’
The dark green fine and compact foliage is very useful for filling in small spaces and contrast near the front of the border or among rocks.