The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life

Contact

Telephone:
01403 740100

Email:
[email protected]

The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Astrantia 'Venice'

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Photo of Astrantia 'Venice'

£8.99

Rich burgundy-purple bracts form a rosette around a cluster of dainty pincushion flowers. Astrantia are a beautiful and extremely photogenic plant, flowering June to August they are a must have addition to a summer bouquet.

Type

  • Perennials

Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Woodland area

Special features

  • Low maintenance
  • Ground cover

Care instructions

Deadhead before seed is ripe to prevent self-seeding. After flowering, plants can be rejuvenated by cutting them back close to the ground - fresh new foliage and a late crop of flowers start appearing shortly after. Spray for mildew during the growing season. Divide in Spring.

Dimensions

Size: Small

Pot size: 2 litre

Eventual height: 60cm

Eventual spread: 40cm

Positions

  • Light shade
  • Sun

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline