Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens

Astilbe x arendsii Cattleya (False Spirea)

In late summer, bright orchid pink blooms grow on upright stems of this tall cultivar. New foliage emerges tinged with red maturing to dark green. Mounding habit.

Blooms mid to late summer
2.5-3 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, birds, and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone


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