Astrantia Sunningdale Variegata

 

Hattie's Pincushion. A clump-forming perennial with attractive leaves unevenly margined creamy yellow. Pale pink bracts surround the green flowers. Max Height 80cm. Max Spread 45cm. Flowers June. An ideal addition to a Border or Bog Garden.

 

 

 

Plant in moist fertile 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.