Astrantia major 'Abbey Road'

Abbey Road Masterwort: Patent PP 14961

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Wonderful woodland plant prefering moist, shady areas rich in organic matter. Excellent for the shady perennial border or for naturalizing along a stream. Plants bloom early to late summer on tall stems with rounded buttonhead flowers cupped with colorful star-shaped bracts. Astrantia are excellent cut flowers.


More About Astrantia major 'Abbey Road'

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

clusters of dark wine red flowers bloom on tall purple stems, outer bracts are deep maroon red and flowers open with a lighter center, a vigorous grower with deep green foliage, a bit more compact but very free-flowering

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Height:

20-24 Inches

Spread:

12-24 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Astrantia major 'Abbey Road' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Dried Flower
  • Edging
  • Mass Plant
  • Specimen

Exposure

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

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Slow

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Fall Color

  • Wine Red

Flower Color

  • Red
  • Crimson
  • Mauve

Habit

  • Upright
  • Spreading