Astrantia Maxima. Large dusky pink flowers, may to july. Flowers open with strong pink blushes before turning white with green tipped bracts.
Bright sun, sun, light shade, half shade. Major, native to mountain meadows, grasslands, woodland clearings and along streams in europe and western asia.with a common name of masterwort (also the common name for peucedanum. Astrantia maxima, commonly known as masterwort is a clump forming, herbaceous perennial with mid green, three lobed leaves.
Like All Masterworts, It’s Popular With Bees And Other Pollinators, And Makes An Excellent Cut Flower,.
The flower heads can be a bit bigger, however unlike most of our other astrantia we grow this one is not sterile and will likely set seed (will flower for a shorter time as a consequence). Events plant list contact plant list contact events plant list contact plant list contact 60cm h x 60cm w.
Flowers Open With Strong Pink Blushes Before Turning White With Green Tipped Bracts.
I understand i can update my marketing preferences or unsubscribe at anytime by clicking the relevant link at the end of any email you. Beds and borders, coastal, cottage/informal, drying, flower arranging. Astrantia maxima is basically a bigger astrantia, as the name suggests.
Broad Pink Bracts Formed In A Rosette Around A Tight Cluster Of Dainty Pink Flowers.
Sow any time indoors in punnets / or. The richest colours and most unusual plants are propagated by division. A profuse bloomer, and needless to say, great for bouquets.
The Maxima Is The Latest Flowering Astrantia But Has Something Special When It Flowers.
In june and august the astrantia maxima produces wonderful pink bracts surrounding a pretty pink flower on tall branching stems. A very distinctive and charming masterwort. Slower to clump up but well worth the wait.
It Prefers To Be Planted In Part Shade To Full Shade.
Prettily ruffed everlasting type flowers, through spring & summer. They are commonly known as great masterwort or masterwort which may also refer to other plants, particularly the unrelated peucedanum ostruthium Large dusky pink flowers, may to july.