Astrantia major 'Ruby Cloud' has large clusters of tiny ruby-red flowers in a dome-shaped flowerhead with colourful bracts.
Astrantia major 'Ruby Cloud' features large clusters of extremely attractive tiny ruby-red flowers in a dome-shaped flowerhead subtended by colourful bracts. As with all masterworts, flowers are longlasting and contrast vividly with the deep green foliage. Excellent cut flower. Flowers late spring into summer.
Common Name: Masterwort
Family: Apiaceae (The Carrot/Parsley Family)
Zone Hardiness: 4-8
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: Green
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
Benefits: Bees, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Mountain meadows and woodlands.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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