Astrantia major ex 'Hadspen Blood'
Charming cottage garden flower. Sporadically reblooms until late in the season. 'Hadspen Blood' has red flowers, but offspring from my plants is a muted purple-pink, quite attractive.
||sepia (early summer)
||2-3' tall and wide
||full sun-part shade
||average soil; not too dry
||Give 1 month warm, then 6 weeks cold. Germination may start in fridge, or upon returning to room temperature
This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
About my plant portraits
PlantLinks to other web pages about Astrantia major ex 'Hadspen Blood'
Visitors to this page have left the following comments
|firstname.lastname@example.org||Aug 06, 2008||I saw this plant at Butchart Gardens in Victoria.
Where can you buy the plants or seeds?
I don't know of any particular source. Our astrantias have intermixed so much, I don't have any purebred specimens to collect seed from...
|email@example.com||Sep 30, 2011||I saw it at Butchart Gardens also! I love it! Rob, I love your website. Beautiful plants and great information.|
I welcome comments about my web pages; feel free to use the form below to
leave feedback about this particular page. For the benefit of other visitors
to these pages, I will list any relevant comments you leave, and if
appropriate, I will update my page to correct mis-information. Faced with an
ever-increasing onslaught of spam, I'm forced to discard any comments including
html markups. Please submit your comment as plain text. If you have a
comment about the website as a whole, please leave it in my
guestbook. If you
have a question that needs a personal response, please
March 23, 2004