ASTRANTIA major 'Venice'

Commonly known as Masterwort, Melancholy gentleman

Deep purplish red
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Deeply 3- to 7-lobed, toothed basal leaves 8-15cm (3-6in) long
  • Purple
    Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Purple-red
  • Height
    80cm (32in)
  • 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 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 'Venice'

 
Available Early Spring 2023 - 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.
£14.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ for £12 each
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2023
plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Wildlife plant - insects
    Pests & Diseases
    Slugs, aphids, powdery mildew
    Place of origin
    Central and eastern Europe
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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Astrantia - Growing Guide
80cm (32in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  45cm (18in)
 

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