Plant of the Week: Astilbe

Astilbe: Perennial

Hardiness Zones: 4-9
Exposure: Shade
Average Size: 2ft wide x 2 ft tall (may vary by cultivar)

Blooms: Large, cloud-like plumes that vary in color depending on cultivar. Summer blooms last 2-3 weeks.
Foliage: Small, mounding, serrated leaves

Resistant to: Deer, Rabbits, Black Walnuts

Pests/Problems: No Issues

Available in pink, red, white, peach, purple.
Prefers moist soils
Trim back to the ground every fall or leave dried blooms for winter interest
Great for cut flower arrangements

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