Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Astilbe chinensis Purple Candles (Chinese Astilbe)

Violet red plumes on green fern-like foliage that turns dark bronze as the season progresses. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
4 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 Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture