Astrantia, also known as Masterwort, is a must-have addition to any garden. Its unique and intricate flower heads are a true marvel, attracting bees and butterflies with their delicate charm.
Ideal for planting in partially shaded areas, Astrantia thrives in moist, well-drained soil. This versatile plant is perfect for borders, woodland gardens, or even as a cut flower in bouquets. Astrantia adds a touch of elegance to any setting with its long-lasting blooms.
Astrantia's flowers come in enchanting colours, including soft pinks, deep purples, and pristine whites. Each bloom is surrounded by a collar of papery bracts, creating a stunning display that will catch the eye. Some popular varieties include 'Ruby Wedding' with its rich ruby-red flowers, 'Shaggy' with its unique fringed petals, and 'Buckland' with its delicate blush-pink blooms.
Astranti associates well with other shade tolerant plants including Dryopteris, Persicaria, Lysimachia atropurpurea and Geums. It is a great plant for those troublesome areas in your garden.
Growing Astrantia is a breeze, making it an excellent choice for both experienced gardeners and beginners. This hardy perennial requires minimal maintenance and is known for its resilience. With its long flowering period from early summer to autumn, Astrantia brings a continuous burst of colour and life to your garden. Explore our Astrantia category and bring the allure of this captivating plant to your garden. With its beauty, versatility, and ease of growth, Astrantia is sure to become a cherished addition to your garden.