Astrantia major (Masterwort)
Astrantia major 'Burgundy Manor'
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Astrantia major 'Burgundy Manor'

Masterwort

Plant Type: Perennials

Burgundy flower clusters appear in summer on red stems above deeply lobed green foliage. Will rebloom and show color for weeks due to the persistent bracts. Perfect for containers; excellent cut flower.

  • Plant in shade where moisture is available
  • Long lasting flowers
  • Great for cut flowers

Height:

24-28 in

Spread:

20-24 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

Average Soil
Moist Soil

Attributes

Long Blooming
Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Growth Rate in the Garden

Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer
Late Summer