Astrantia major - Great Masterwort

Hardy / perennial / ornamental plant /  H. up to 60cm / shady position / moist fertile soil / blossom colour pink white / flowering time  8, 9

A herbaceous perennial which occur in mountain meadows and woodland areas in Europe and western Asia. The soft pink or white flopwerheads are surrounded by petal-like bracts in the same colour. Good as a cut flower and for drying.