astilbe chinensis 'vision in white' (false spirea)

Size: 1 gallon

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  • soft white, triangular-shaped plumes
  • glossy, dark green, lacy foliage remains compact throughout the season
  • chinese astilbe are generally more sun tolerant and require less water
  • bloom time: june-july
  • zone 4
  • height 50-60cm
  • spread 30-50cm
  • colour white
  • grows best in light to moderate shade, with average to moist soils
  • astilbe may burn if planted in full sun
  • deep shade tolerant, but will not flower as prolifically
  • water plants during the summer especially if there is less than average rainfall
  • extended drought periods will lead to browning of the foliage and may result in foliage drop
  • after flowers finish, prune off spent blooms and lightly shape the foliage to encourage new growth
  • full sun, partial sun/shade, full shade
  • rabbit resistant
  • deer resistant
  • low maintenance
  • fragrant
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)