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ASTRANTIA major

Commonly known as Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

Greenish white flowers with a rose tinge
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Deeply 3- to 7-lobed, toothed, basal leaves 8-15cm (3-6in) long
  • White
    Greenish white
  • Height
    30-90cm (12-36in)
  • Spread
    45cm (18in)
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Clump-forming perennial. Produces flowers in umbels 2-3cm (¾-1¼in) across surrounded by green-tinged, or occasionally pink-tinged, bracts.
  • Very hardy
    Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

ASTRANTIA major

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, aphids, powdery mildew.
    Place of origin
    Central and eastern Europe.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Border
    Suitable for a moist border
    Cottage garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
30-90cm (12-36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

Buy Varieties of ASTRANTIA major

ASTRANTIA major 'Alba'

ASTRANTIA major 'Alba'

Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

pure white flowers

 
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Available late spring to early summer 2024 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
ASTRANTIA major 'Claret'

ASTRANTIA major 'Claret'

Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

dark red flowers in summer

 
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ASTRANTIA major 'Florence'

ASTRANTIA major 'Florence'

Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

pale lavender pink

 
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ASTRANTIA major 'Gill Richardson'

ASTRANTIA major 'Gill Richardson'

Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

large, very dark red flowers

 
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Available again from summer 2024 - Could be any time, June through to end August. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
ASTRANTIA major 'Moulin Rouge'

ASTRANTIA major 'Moulin Rouge'

Masterwort

deep red pin-cushion flowers surrounded by a ruff of red bracts which appear from early to late summer

 
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ASTRANTIA major 'Ruby Wedding'

ASTRANTIA major 'Ruby Wedding'

Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

deep ruby-red flowers on maroon stems

 
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ASTRANTIA major 'Venice'

ASTRANTIA major 'Venice'

Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

deep purplish red

 
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Available Early Spring 2025 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

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