Astrantia major 'Sunningdale Variegated'

Variegated Great Masterwort

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

Sunningdale Variegated’ is a great masterwort cultivar that is noted for its attractive variegated foliage. Flowers bloom from late spring to early summer. Bracts usually remain attractive well after bloom. Medium green leaves are splotched with cream and pale yellow.

More About Astrantia major 'Sunningdale Variegated'

  • An intriguing and underused plant for the shade or part shade garden
  • Interesting mounds of variegated leaves
  • Intriguing rounded flower clusters

This is an umbelliferous, stoloniferous, clump-forming perennial that typically grows to 24” (less frequently to 30”) tall. Each flower is a domed umbel of pinkish-white florets subtended by a showy ruff of papery, petal-like, green, pink and white involucral bracts.

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12-24 Inches


12-24 Inches

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Astrantia major 'Sunningdale Variegated' Characteristics


  • Specimen
  • Border
  • Dried Flower
  • Edging
  • Mass Plant


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
  • Shade Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • Early Spring
  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Average
  • Moist

Fall Color

  • Wine Red

Flower Color

  • White
  • Light Pink


  • Upright
  • Spreading