Astrantias are true midsummer masters
The underrated flowers are the real stars of a summer garden
‘Every garden should have one” is a phrase that is possibly overused – I mean, who wants to see the same plants in every garden? But in the case of Astrantia, the phrase is well employed as they are one of the most underrated herbaceous perennials but give such a solid performance at this time of year.
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