Astrantia Major Pink Pride

 

Astrantia major 'Pink Pride' is a herbaceous perennial producing pincushion-like pink flowers surrounded by silvery-green bracts, and held on upright stems above lobed green foliage. It is especially good for adding colour to planting in areas of light shade. Best in a reliably moist soil.

 

 

Plant in moist soil. Full sun/partial shade. Hardy.

 

General Herbaceous & Perennial Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding some planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.