Plant Library

Astilbe Heavy Metal

Common Name: Astilbe

Botanical Name: Astilbe

Variety: Heavy Metal

Blossom Color: Cherry Red

Bloom Time: Aug-Sep

Zone: 3 to 8

Exposure: Shade to Part Sun

Mature Height: 24-28"

Mature Width: 15-18"

Notes: “Music” series. Fluffy cherry-red flower plumes are full and larger than most. They appear in summer above dark green cut leaf foliage. Deer and rabbit resistant. Good cut. Moist soil.