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Astrantia maxima /Masterwort

Astrantia maxima   / Astrantia maxima
Produce flowers for an extended period during the warm months
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Produce flowers for an extended period during the warm months

Greatest number of flowers produced in part shade, fair number is sun and fewest in shade

Has dark green, deeply cut leaves with 3-5 lobes

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Scientific Name: Astrantia maxima
Common Name: Masterwort
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants that Attract Birds
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Comments: Produce flowers in spring and summer, depending on location, and the greatest number of blooms occurs in part shade. Astrantias perform best in moist, humus-rich or in heavy clay soil. With good soil moisture, this selection can be planted in full sun,