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Whatton House Gardens
Astrantia Gill Richardson
Attractive, dark red flowers. Clump-forming. Wildlife friendly.
Late May onwards.
Sun or part shade in moisture-retentive soil.
Typical mature height:
20 inches ( 51 cms )
Very hardy. Should withstand severe winters and exposed sites.
This is an insect-friendly plant which gives bees and other insects easy access to nectar and pollen.