Astrantia major (Masterwort)
Astrantia maj. 'Abbey Road'
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Astrantia major 'Abbey Road'

Masterwort

Plant Type: Perennials

Patent: pp14961

Tall purple stems with clusters of dark wine red flowers, outer bracts are very dark while centers are lighter, free-flowering.

  • Dark wine red flowers with lighter centers
  • Blooms all summer
  • Prefers moist, shady areas
Item # Pack Size  
4508320 25 #1 Div. Please Login for Pricing

Height:

20-24 in

Spread:

15-18 in

Zone:

4-7

Astrantia

Common Name: Masterwort

Wonderful woodland plant prefering moist, shady areas rich in organic matter. Excellent for the shady perennial border or for naturalizing along a stream. Plants bloom early to late summer on tall stems with rounded buttonhead flowers cupped with colorful star-shaped bracts. Astrantia are excellent cut flowers.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Moist Soil

Attributes

Good Container Plant
Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer
Late Summer