Astrantia.  How about this as an alternative to ammi?                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Astrantia - this is what I was telling you about to provide texture and a soft pinky gold colour in your flowers

Astrantia 'Buckland'  - all the astrantia's are supposed to cope with shade and wet so might give them a try.

Astrantia 'Buckland' - 'Buckland' is a deciduous perennial growing to tall and has pale-pink flowers surrounded by white bracts tipped with green

Astrantia major 'Claret': Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: fertile, moist, preferably humus-rich soil Rate of growth: average to fast Flowering period:June to August Hardiness: fully hardy

MAY AND JUNE BLOOMS Astrantia major 'Claret': Position: full sun or partial shade Soil: fertile, moist, preferably humus-rich soil Rate of growth: average to fast Flowering period:June to August Hardiness: fully hardy

White astrantias with birch tree, ferns, and Siberian iris (try with feathery fennel and white foxgloves)

White astrantias with birch tree, ferns, and Siberian iris (try with feathery fennel and white foxgloves) leuk met varens tussendoor

Astrantia major. shade-tolerant, long-flowering and very long-lived perennials in the garden and cut for a vase - cottage garden favourites.

Astrantia major - isotähtiputki shade-tolerant, long-flowering and very long-lived perennials in the garden and cut for a vase - cottage garden favourites.

Buy Astrantia & Dryopteris Plant Combination Astrantia & Dryopteris 'Plant Combination': Delivery by Crocus

Buy Astrantia & Dryopteris fern Plant Combination Astrantia & Dryopteris 'Plant Combination': Delivery by Crocus

Buy stars of the show plant combination Stars of the Show 'Plant Combination': Delivery by Crocus.co.uk

Red and purple palette: Paeonia 'Buckeye Belle', Salvia nemorosa, Foneiclum vulare 'Giant Bronze, Astrantia major 'Claret'

Astrantia major subsp. involucrata 'Shaggy'

Astrantia involucrata 'Shaggy' - or better known as Granny's Pin Cushion - a classic cottage plant.

White flowers of Astrantia 'Star of billion"

White flowers of Astrantia 'Star of billion" June to September cut back close to ground after flowering and mulch.

Astrantia 'Roma' - long flowering, hardy perennial with deep pink pin cushion flowers.

Fully hardy, clump forming perennial with deep pink pin cushion flowers held on tall wiry stems emerging from a mound of mid green leaves.

Astrantia major 'Venice'. Astrantia 'Roma'. A lovely dark red to compliment the dark reds already in the garden.

Astrantia major 'Venice' - zones 4 This plant probably requires more water than the rest of the plants on page, but I love it.

Astrantia major 'Ruby Wedding'  Full sun or part shade. Flowers in summer.  HxS 0.5-1m x 0.1-0.5m

RHS Plant Selector Astrantia major 'Ruby Wedding' / RHS Gardening - Size Ultimate height metres Ultimate spread metres Time to ultimate height years

Astrantia major ‘Roma’ is clump-forming perennial that tolerates clay soil and blooms well if kept moist.

Zeeuws knoopje-voor kleigrond Astrantia major ‘Roma’ is clump-forming perennial that tolerates clay soil and blooms well if kept moist.

Pinterest
Search