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7.TWENTY-EIGHT.16

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Astrantia spp.

Also known as masterwort, Hattie’s pincushion or melancholy gentleman.

Belongs to the family Apiaceae (cousins: carrot, parsley, fennel).

Derived from the Latin word ‘aster’, or star.

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  1. Also known as a great lesson on what kind of flower we see, as described by our resident horticulturist!! Who would guess all those names for a flower.

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