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Astilbe simplicifolia White Wings

Perennial Spirea

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 15" (Plant 18" apart)
Bloom Time: Early Summer to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Half Sun/ Half Shade to Full Shade
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition:
Flower / Accent: White / Pink
Patent: #11,961
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Astilbe White Wings is a more compact variety producing extra fluffy white tinged pink flower plumes. Flowers emerge through dark green foliage in mid-summer.

Astilbe are mainstays of shade and woodland gardens. They combine well with other moisture loving plants like Brunnera, Ligularia, Lobelia and Hosta.

Features to Note:

  • Deer Resistant
  • OK in Containers
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Wet Site Tolerant
  • For a Shady Spot

Astilbe General Information:

Astilbe lend a refined grace to perennial borders. Perfect for the shade garden along with Hostas and Ferns. Lush deeply cut foliage is attractive for the entire season and is colored from green to bronze. Effective anywhere with rich moist soil and partial shade.

Astilbe Plant Care:

Low care. Needs moisture during dry spells. Best to clean up in the spring as seedheads are attractive. Can be divided every 3-5 years in early spring. Cut through woody crowns to separate eyes to form additional plants. Add fertilizer or compost if desired when planting or moving and in late fall to winter.

$8.95 ea.
(3+) $8.50 ea.
Fall 2014
Plant Code: ASWW