This week's flower box

Flower of the week, astrantia

In our flowerful Freddie’s Flowers boxes, being delivered this week, we have a very sweet and unique flower. Astrantia has many names. It’s known prettily as Hattie’s pincushion, less prettily as Great masterwort, and rather humorously as Melancholy gentleman. The name astrantia is either derived from the Latin ‘aster’ which means star, or from ‘magistrantia’ […]