The Casual Gardener: Thrift will have you in the pink, especially beside the sea

Thrift is a native plant that can withstand drought, poor soil and high winds. I recommend it and its close relatives for coastal gardens

Pink armeria alongside black ornamental grasses
I LIVE close to the coast so it's only right that my garden reflects its location. I'm not out to create a replica of the shoreline in the area around the house but it makes sense both from an aesthet[...]

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