Perennial, herbaceous, alpine plants, with evergreen, gray-green foliage with spiny edges and rich flowering in summer.
Latin name: Acantholimon glumaceum
They grow in full sun, in rocky and pebbly, well-drained soils.
Plant in rock gardens.
Propagated by seeds and cuttings.
Cushion-forming plant with spiny foliage and fuchsia-coloured flowers in summer.