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Masterwort Lars

No longer available this season.
The Masterwort Lars is a fun, unique addition to any garden. It produces long-lasting, ruby-colored blooms early to mid summer. Lars is also deer resistant. (Astrantia major)
key features
Botanical Name
Astrantia major
Deer Resistant, Winter Interest
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Mature Height
24-28" tall
Mature Spread
16-18" wide
Bloom Time
Early to mid summer


The Masterwort Lars is a great addition to any partially sunny area in the garden. It thrives when naturalized under light, open trees. It will do well in zones 4-7 and produces long-lasting blooms starting in early to mid summer.

The plant “Lars” also has significance to the team here at American Meadows. One of our employee dogs and loving mascot’s name is Lars. You can find his adorable face throughout our site.