Latest News

Featured Plants

Rudbeckia triloba

Rudbeckia triloba

Products / Herbaceous Perennials / Astrantia major 'Venice' PBR

Astrantia major 'Venice' PBR

Astrantia major 'Venice' PBR

Astrantia major 'Venice' is a slightly more vigorous variety with attractive rich burgundy coloured pincushion-like flowers surrounded by papery bracts on dark wiry stems. Green foliage.  Long flowering period from May into late summer.  Best in reasonable, moist soil in part-shade.  Approx.  50cm x 30cm.  Excellent in any mixed or herbaceous border or container.  Can be used as a fresh cut flower or dried for winter decoration.  Attractive to bees and butterflies.  Slug and rabbit resistant.

Combines well with white flowered plants such as Geranium and Campanulas or purple leaved Berberis or surrounded by Heucheras.
Out of Stock
  • Annuals: Perennial
  • Architectural: No
  • Common Name: masterwort, Masterwort
  • Cultivar: Venice
  • Deciduous: Deciduous
  • Features: long flowering
  • Flower Colour: burgundy red
  • Foliage Colour: green
  • Genus: major
  • Species: Astrantia,astrantia
Animals:
Animals
Animals:
Animals
Hardiness:
Hardiness
Predators:
Predators
Predators:
Predators
Predators:
Predators
Soil:
Soil
Sun:
Sun
Sun:
Sun
Wind:
Wind

Cath and Bob's Gardening Tips

Gardening Tips

All the best advice from the experts.

Events and Shows

Events

Forthcoming Events

Directions

The Walled garden, Heaves Hotel, HEAVES, Nr Levens, Cumbria, LA8 8EF

RHS Gold Medal Winner