Astilbe offer excitement and vivid colour for the shade to part sun garden. The large upright red flower spike of ‘Fanal’ rises from elegant lacy foliage. Needs rich moist soil for best performance and dividing every 2-3 years. Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens.
Common Name: False Spiraea
Family: Saxifragaceae (The Saxifrage Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun, Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Moist, Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Moist ground beside woodland streams.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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