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Astilbe arendsii Erica (False Spirea)

Bright pink aromatic plumes grow on thin red stems high atop dark green deeply lobed foliage that starts the season red. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
2.5-3 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft wide
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts butterflies
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Partial to Full Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture