Astrantia major 'Red Joyce'

Red Joyce Masterwort

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Dried flower arrangers will like this one for its clusters of saucer shaped deep red blooms, actually umbels of tiny flowers surrounded by papery bracts, borne from late spring and through the summer. 


More About Astrantia major 'Red Joyce'

  • Great for a woodland, stream bank, moist border
  • Bright green leaves with red highlights in spring
  • Dark rose red flowers

A tough and robust clump-forming perennial which has coarsely toothed basal leaves. From June to August dark-red pincushion flowerheads are borne.


Height:

18-24 Inches

Spread:

12-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5 - 9

Astrantia major 'Red Joyce' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Cut Flower / or Foliage
  • Dried Flower
  • Edging
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Fall Color

  • Wine Red

Flower Color

  • Red
  • Deep Pink

Habit

  • Upright
  • Spreading