Astrantia major mixed – Masterwort
Astrantia major mix – Masterwort
Star-shaped flowers in a muted mix of pinks, greens and whites. If you keep cutting and watering it will produce stems all summer. A choice filler to add a naturalising texture to the more formal focal flowers of peonies, roses and dahlias.
Plant type: perennial
Site: sun or part shade, needs a moisture retentive soil
Plant spacing: 30cm
Sown to grown: will flower in it’s 2nd year from an early spring sowing
Min. seeds per packet: 50 seeds
Growing tips: best sown fresh in the autumn and overwintered in a cold frame as they are cold-germinators.
Harvesting/Arranging tips: pick when bracts on central flowers are fully open, do not use when it is going over as it develops a rather unpleasant smell.
Vase life: 7 days
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