Astilbe 'Rheinland' (Japonica Hybrid)
Incredibly attractive, Astilbe 'Rheinland' (Astilbe japonica) features abundant, open panicles of sparkling, clear pink flower plumes borne on upright, reddish stems. Quite showy, they rise gracefully in early summer above an attractive mound of fern-like deep green, glossy foliage. Long-lasting, they turn a rich caramel color which provides winter interest to the garden.
Astilbe Chocolate Shogun -- Bluestone Perennials
Something new! This adaptable species is more sun and drought tolerant than typical Astilbe. Handsome, glossy chocolate-bronze foliage is a pleasing backdrop to the pink-blushed flower panicles in early summer. Please note: Yes, it can tolerate more sun; but it still requires adequate moisture. Astilbe lend a refined grace to perennial borders and are considered essential to the shade garden. Perennial Spirea produce stunning plume-like flowers that move with the slightest breeze. Plants…
Astilbe 'Fanal' (Arendsii Hybrid)
With the darkest red flowers of all Astilbes, award-winning Astilbe 'Fanal' (Astilbe x arendsii) is a top choice with its full, narrow, dark crimson red plumes elegantly rising atop an attractive bronze foliage in early-mid summer. Each plume consists of hundreds of densely packed tiny flowers, each opening in succession, providing a long season of bloom. As summer progresses, the foliage turns dark green with a reddish tint.
Astilbe Montgomery -- Bluestone Perennials
Huge plumes of dark magenta red flowers in summer. Lush fern-like foliage emerges with bronze-red tints and matures to a deep dark green. Astilbe Montgomery makes an outstanding specimen when paired with white flowering plants. Astilbe are mainstays of shade and woodland gardens. They combine well with other moisture loving plants like Brunnera, Ligularia, Lobelia and Hosta.
Astilbe 'Boogie Woogie'
Patent No PPAF. Dark green foliage with large upright dense plumes of bright florescent pink flowers, very floriferous. 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…
Graceful, airy mounds with plumes of snow white, feathery flowers. Works well in pots and tubs. Creates a very showy landscape accent in moist areas, such as around pools and water features, in a shaded to dappled shade setting. An herbaceous perennial.
Plant Profile for Astilbe chinensis ‘Vision in White’ - Chinese Astilbe Perennial
Astilbe are a popular choice for shady gardens, where they perform well if given a rich, moist soil and regular watering. This midsized selection features linen white plumes, over a compact mound of elegant, lacy b...
Astilbe Visions in Pink
The new Visions series of the Chinese Astilbes (A. chinensis) are more drought tolerant than the others, so if your garden area dries out in mid-summer, these may be the best choices. About Astilbes: Easy to grow, tough and hardy, Astilbes are now a mainstay in all good perennial gardens. In fact, American gardeners are in the midst of a passionate love affair with Astilbes. Native to the far east, these beautiful plants and their hybrids have revolutionized the perennial possibilities…
Astilbe Bridal Veil
Bridal Veil brings elegance to the shade garden with pure white blooms and deep green foliage. Try pairing with bright varieties for a gorgeous contrast in the summer garden. About Astilbes: Easy to grow, tough and hardy, Astilbes are now a mainstay in all good perennial gardens. In fact, American gardeners are in the midst of a passionate love affair with Astilbes. Native to the far east, these beautiful plants and their hybrids have revolutionized the perennial possibilities of moist…