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Astrantia major 'Star of Royals'

Common Name: Hattie's pincushion, Masterwort

Plant Family: Apiaceae

Price:  £6.00
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Availability:  

  

2 in stock

Quantity or Pot size (see 'Pot Sizes' tab below):  1 litre pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  Shady Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Suggested Use:  Cut Flower
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  low (up to 3 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Clump forming
Soil Type:  Heavy/Clay
Soil PH:  No preference
Bee and Butterfly:  Both


This is a lovely variety with white flowers surrounded by pink-blushed bracts. It has a long flowering period from late spring well into summer and a compact habit. Ideal for a cool shady spot in the garden that isn't too dry. Copes well with heavy soils. Height 50cm


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.