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...
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|email@example.com||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...
|firstname.lastname@example.org||Sep 30, 2011||I saw it at Butchart Gardens also! I love it! Rob, I love your website. Beautiful plants and great information.|
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