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Astrantia Florence

Masterwort

Hardy Perennial

What is Hardy Perennial?

Perfect for cottage gardens

Soft pink flowers and attractive foliage

Loved by pollinators

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Astrantias have a delicate and stylish beauty with their unusual papery, ‘pin cushion’ flowers above handsome, palmate leaves. These moisture loving plants are perfect for shady or woodland conditions, mixed borders and cottage gardens. Astrantia major ‘Florence’ is distinguished by its lavender pink flowers which are produced early in the summer and last for weeks. Makes a beautiful cut flower which lasts well in water or use them in a dried arrangement. Ideal for wildlife gardens as it is attractive to bees and butterflies. Height: 80cm (32in). Spread: 50cm (20in).

Height Up to 80cm (32in)
Spread Up to 50cm (20in)

Hardy Perennial

cottage gardenswildlife gardenslow maintenance gardencut flower gardenwoodland garden

sun or semi shadedappled shade

Flowering Months
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1 x 9cm Potted Plant (KC5946)
3 x 9cm Potted Plants (KC8872)
1 x 1 litre Potted Plant (KA4140)
1 x 3 Litre Potted Plant (KA4141)

Astrantias are happiest in dappled shade (but tolerate almost full shade to full sun) in moist but well-drained, humus rich soil. Little maintenance is required – the plant can be cut back after the flowers have faded to tidy and encourage a fresh flush of leaf growth, or the seed heads left standing until winter to provide continued interest.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

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