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Astilbe Roots - Color Flash

Astilbe Roots - Color Flash

Plant in Spring Pre-Order; Ships Spring 2023
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Size Price Savings Quantity
3 Roots Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring $24.99
6 Roots Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring $44.99 10% Savings
9 Roots Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring $60.99 ($6.78/each) 19% Savings
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  • Colorful foliage contrasts with pink plumes on this striking ornamental
  • Long-lasting Large, Fluffy and Feathery Plumes
  • Bright and Showy Bee & Butterfly Attractor, Rabbit and Deer Resistant
  • Low Maintenance, Prefers Partial Shade and Heavy Shade Tolerant
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Spring
Color Mixed
Growth Habit Clumping
Bloom Season Summer through Late Summer
Bloom Size 18 to 24 In Wide

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Cut Flower Garden, Shaded Garden
Growing Conditions Outdoor, Wet Area Tolerant
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Astilbe Roots - Color Flash

Astilbe arendsii

Seed Type Root
Also known as False Goat's Beard

You'll have the most fun with Color Flash! its bright green foliage transforms to various shades of burgundy, purple and green in summer. In fall, the foliage changes again; this time you'll enjoy golds and oranges perfect for autumn. Light pink blossoms emerge above the foliage. And guess what? Deer don't seem to like them, but pollinator friends definitely do.

Planting Information

Planting Astilbe Roots - Color Flash

Planting Season Spring
Light Requirement Partial Shade
Planting Depth Top of the root should be 1 inch below the soil line
Plant Height 32 to 40 inches
Plant Spacing 18 to 24 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Bulb Size 2 to 3 eyes
View our Astilbe Planting Guide to learn more.


Recommended Coverage
3 Roots / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 0.75 Sq. Ft
6 Roots / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 1.5 Sq. Ft
9 Roots / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 2.25 Sq. Ft

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