Mighty Chocolate Cherry Astilbe
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We ship this item in Spring.
LightPart to Full Shade
Zone4 to 8
Soil RequirementAverage to moist
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionFragrance and colour for shade.
Shadowed spaces are prime real estate for this award-winning perennial! Brilliant red flower spikes appear in midsummer with uncommonly pretty, red-brown foliage that changes to vibrant green after blooming is done. The dark foliage and velvety red flower plumes look amazing when paired with lighter, brighter blooms. Easy to grow and maintain.
- Botanical NameAstilbe 'Mighty Chocolate Cherry'
- Hardiness Zone4 to 8
- Flowering TimeMidsummer
- Light RequirementsFull Shade, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorVelvety-Red Flower Spikes and chocolate-brown foliage with dark green accents
- Flower FormLarge spikes, reaching no less than 45" in length
- Foliage TypeFernlike foliage, red-brown folliage changing to green after flowering time.
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread24 inches
- Planting InstructionsTop of plant should be just below the soil. Space plants 24" apart. Do not plant in dry soil. Water well after planting.
- Soil RequirementsAverage to moist
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Wet Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningCut back spent flowers for a clean look
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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5A 3/19/18 - 6/16/18 5B 2/26/18 - 6/16/18 6A & 10AB 2/19/18 - 6/16/18 Last Order Date 6/11/2018
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