Astrantia Star of Fire..Gorgeous Smoky Colour, A wonderful woodland plant, blooming all summer long as it attracts butterflies to your garden. Astrantia major http://www.brecks.com/product/Astrantia-Star-of-Fire#sthash.G85bMKCT.dpuf
Chelsea show-stoppers - Astrantia major 'Burgundy Manor'. A key plant on a number of show gardens in 2013, including The Daily Telegraph Garden designed by Christopher Bradley-Hole, this robust perennial is equally at home in sun or shade. Learn more about these plants here http://www.gardenersworld.com/plants/astrantia-major-burgundy-manor/1275.html Photo by Jason Ingram.
Alys on pollinators: Alys Fowler on pollinators The Urban Pollinators Project has found some of the best garden plants for pollinators are English lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) and lavender hybrids, fuchsia, great masterwort (Astrantia major), cotoneaster, buddleia (Buddleja davidii) and shrubby cinquefoil (Potentilla fruticosa). Sophia Evans