Astilbe spp.

Astilbe are a popular choice for shady gardens, where they perform well if given a rich, moist soil and regular watering. Blooms throughout the summer, and deer resistant! Looks great on its own, but goes particularly well with Brunnera.

  • Light Needs: Partial Shade, can tolerate Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Water regularly, more so if it is in Full Sun or if it is hot
  • Bloom Season: Spring to Summer
  • Habit: Upright
  • USDA Hardiness Zone: 3-8

Photos courtesy of Monrovia & Centerton Nursery.