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Astilbe Mix

Ornamental Foliage and Flowers

Gorgeous even when it's not in bloom! Feathery plumes 2 ft. tall tower above foot-high mounds of burnished bronze-hued foliage spring through midsummer. Ideal for cutting if allowed to open fully. Prefers partial shade, but will do well in sun with regular watering. Mix of lavender, pink, white and red shades. 2-3 eye root divisions. Zones 4-9.
  • Zone 4 - 9.
  • Height 20 - 40 inch spikes.
  • Shade Required Partial sun to full shade.

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  • Botanical Name: Astilbe x arendsii
  • Height: 20 - 40 inch spikes.
  • Spacing: 18 - 24 inches.
  • Depth: Plant with the crown at soil surface.
  • Spread: 18 - 24 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Partial sun to full shade.
  • Color: May contain white, red, pink or lavender. Our choice of colors.
  • Foliage: Dark green compound leaves-leaflets.
  • Blooms: Early - mid Summe.
  • Form: Herbaceous perennial.
  • Flower Form: Plume-like; sprays like a feather.
  • Soil Requirements: Fertile, organic soil that retains moisture, but not soggy.
  • Growth Rate: Slow to moderate growth.
  • Pruning: After foliage dies back in the Fall, cut to the ground.
  • Comments: Hardy to -25 degrees F. Deer resistant. Looks good planted with Lady Fern, Maidenhair Fern, Hosta varieties and Japanese Painted Fern. Graceful plumes of flowers make an elegant addition to the shade garden. Mix of colors. Restricted States: AE, AK, GU, HI, PR.

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