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Astilbe chinensis 'Hot Pearls®'
Astilbe chinensis 'Hot Pearls'

Spikes of graceful red plumes, mostly erect but some arching, on medium green foliage. Prefers a rich and moist soil in a shady location. Flowers are effective in dried arrangements.
  • Classic red flower spikes
  • Prefers moist soil in a shady location
  • Great for dried flower arrangements

Astilbe produce large plumes in various sizes and shapes. Each plume consists of hundreds of tiny flowers, each opening in succession, providing a long season of bloom. Plumes make excellent fresh cuts or for drying in natural bouquets. Astilbe grow best in moist soils and semi-shade. Will tolerate more sun with adequate moisture. Excellent for the woodland garden. Plant in mass for a stunning display.

Chinensis Astible: This group is often the last Astilbe to bloom. Plants are generally more heat and drought tolerant, lending themselves to areas where other Astilbe fair poorly. Foliage is mostly coarsely textured and stems are thick and sturdy. Heights are varied from the shortest to the tallest but flower plumes are mostly narrow and upright.
Uses: garden beds, mass planting, containers, woodland garden
Morning sun, afternoon shade. Shade tolerant.
Prefers average soil
Height: 18" tall
Spread: 12" - 15"
Growability: easy


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