This tall selection bears long, gracefully arching plumes of dusty salmon rose flowers beginning in early summer. The attractively dissected, green foliage forms a bushy clump. Introduced through Blooms of Bressingham®. Sport of ‘Cattleya’. Arendsii group.
A member of Astilbe x arendsii (Hybrid Astilbe/False Spirea). A group of hybrids developed by famed German nurseryman George Arends. Includes crosses between A. chinensis var. davidii with A. astilboides, A. japonica, and A. thunbergii. The resulting hybrids comprise over 95% of all Astilbe sold in the USA.
Height: 36.0 Inches
Spread: 24.0-30.0 Inches
Hardiness Zones: 4,5,6,7,8,9
Flower Color: Pink shades
Foliage Color: Green shades
Sunlight: Full Sun (> 6 hrs. Direct Sun) Part Shade (4-6 hrs. Direct Sun) Full Shade (< 4 hrs. Direct Sun)
Water Requirements: Average Water Needs, Consistent Water Needs
Soil Quality: Fertile Soil Quality
Soil Chemistry: Acidic Soil (pH < 7.0) Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)
Bloomtime: Early Summer, Midsummer
Attracts Wings: Bee Friendly
Critter Resistant: Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant
Seasonal Interest: Dried Seed Heads
Growth Rate: Medium