Astrantia 'Hadspen Blood' Astrantia 'Hadspen Blood'

astrantia 'Hadspen Blood'


'Hadspen Blood' reaches 70cm tall and has dark red flowers surrounded by very dark red bracts

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      astrantia 'Hadspen Blood'

    • Common names

      Astrantia carniolica 'Hadspen Blood', Astrantia major 'Hadspen Blood'

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      0.5-1 metres

    • Spread

      0.1-0.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun, Partial Shade

  • scissorsPruning

    Deadhead before seed is ripe to prevent self-seeding

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Cut Flowers Flower borders and beds City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed sown in pots in a cold frame as soon as seed is ripe (cultivars may not come true) or propagate by division in spring

  • insectPests

    May be affected by astrantia leaf miner

  • microbeDiseases

    Powdery mildews may be troublesome