Plant Library

Astilbe Hot Pearls

Common Name: Astilbe

Botanical Name: Astilbe

Variety: Hot Pearls

Blossom Color: Red

Bloom Time: Aug

Zone: 3 to 9

Exposure: Shade to Part Sun

Mature Height: 18"

Mature Width: 18"

Notes: 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.