Astrantia Pink Pride - Bare Root Perennial x1

£5.99 each

  • Good in pots and containers
  • Varieties suitables for cutting
  • Varieties good as dried flowers
  • Will flower well in full sun
  • Hardy Perennial - sow indoors or on a seedbed (April-June); transplant later to flower for many seasons
  • Attracts Bees

A cottage garden beauty that fits into many flower schemes – good at the front of borders or in containers. Beautiful pincushion flower heads of candy-pink appear on wiry stems above bright green palmate foliage throughout the summer.

After they flower, you can expect a second flush later in the season, just cut back the flowering stems once they flowered for the first time and they may flower again in September.

Receiving your bare root plant

Dig a hole that’s large enough to fit the entire root mass without any roots being broken, bent or emerging from the surface. It basically needs to be deep enough to entirely cover the roots all the way up to the soil mark on the stem.

Use a granular fertiliser to give the planting hole a boost before planting.

Position the plant into the planting hole (making sure it’s straight and upright) and fill back in with the dug-out soil.

Firm down the soil around the base of the rose gently with your hands. Give the plant a good soak with water straight away after planting. Surround the plant with a mulch of bulky compost or manure to give it a good feed and insulate the very active roots.

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Catalogue Number 5130-1300
  • Quantity 1x Bare Root Perennial
  • Height 40cm / 16in

Delivery: Early January to Late March

£5.99 each
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