Caring for astrantias - Golden Rules

Caroline Samuel of Letham Plants gives her three top tips for growing astrantias, in this video guide.

Astrantias are ideal for a shady spot in your garden. In this video guide, Caroline Samuel of Letham Plants reveals her three golden rules for growing them, including the right soil, deadheading to avoid self seeding and which varieties enjoy the most sunshine.


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