Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Astilbe japonica Red Sentinel (False Spirea)

Bright crimson plumes grow high on bright green foliage. Moderate growth rate.

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


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