Astilbe is a hardy and beautiful shade perennial that will add color and texture to your garden beds, borders, and rock gardens. Dried, they add interest to dried floral arrangements and potpourri. This lovely flower is easy to grow and winters well. ...
Astilbe /əˈstɪlbiː/ is a genus of 18 species of rhizomatous flowering plants,
within the family Saxifragaceae, native to mountain ravines and woodland in Asia
Astilbe is a perennial with beautiful, showy flowers atop glossy, fern–like foliage.
Its flower clusters vary in size from 6 inches to 2 feet and its height varies from 6 ...
Perennial Astilbes make lovely foliage displaying color under trees or in shady
parts of any wildflower garden. Buy Perennial Astilbes in red, white, and pink and
can be grown in full sun, it has earned a reputation as a shade perennial because it does equally well in partial shade, where it adds a full season of interest with virtually no maintenance. The resulting plants will fill out quickly and help you cre... More »
Astilbe brings a graceful, feathering note to moist, shady landscapes. In cooler
climates in the northern third or so of the country, it can tolerate full sun provided
American gardeners are in the midst of a passionate love affair with Astilbes.
Native to the far east, these beautiful plants and their hybrids have revolutionized
Common Name: astilbe. Type: Herbaceous perennial. Family: Saxifragaceae.
Zone: 3 to 8. Height: 1.00 to 1.50 feet. Spread: 0.75 to 1.00 feet. Bloom Time: July.
Astilbe produces an attractive mound of glossy, fernlike foliage topped with
delicate plumes of colorful flowers. Another common name is false goat's beard.
Herbaceous Perennial Flower. Also known as False Spirea Astilbe x arendsii.
Saxifragaceae Family. Some of the most popular plants for moist, shady areas, ...