Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Astilbe

  • Scientific name
    Astilbe sp.
  • Height
    12 to 24 inches
  • Bloom period
    May to June
  • Color
    White, pink
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Moist, well drained
  • Soil
    Loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Easy
  • Remarks
    Easy to grow. Sometimes incorrectly called spirea.