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Astrantia major

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More About Astrantia major

  • Flowers are a subtle combination of soft pink, green and white
  • Excellent cut flower, fresh or dried
  • Lobed leaves form a tight mound of bright green
  • Bloom Time: June to September

Zone:

4

Height:

50-70 cm

Spread:

30-50 cm

Colour:

White
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Masterwort Growing and Maintenance Tips

Astrantia grows best in a rich, heavy soil, with some shade and plenty of moisture. Will tolerate full sun if consistent moisture is provided. Foliage remains lusher and flowers are more prolific with partial shade. Deadheading encourages a longer bloom time.


Astrantia major Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Summer

Habit

Clumping
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Woodland/woods edge