An indestructible perennial for heavy, damp soils.
Doubly decorative! Its deciduous foliage is deeply indented and its summer flowering of magenta-pink spiky plumes is very luminous and will brightens a shady corner.
Astilbe chinensis var. taquetii is a variety that is noteworthy for its resistance to temporary summer drought.
For shady borders, under-planting or light woodland settings.
Height of the inflorescences: 100 cm. A good cut flower.
Grow in the sun (not too hot) or partial shade in good, fertile, moist soil.
- 0,7 litre pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 6-10
- Height: 70 to 100cm
- Plant spacing: 60 cm
- Flower colour: pink
- Flowering period: summer flowers