LightPartial Shade, Full Shade
Size2-3 Eye Root
Bloom TimeEarly to midsummer (Jun-Jul)
Soil RequirementMoist, humus rich soil. If soil is not allowed to dry out the plants (foliage) will remain attractive until fall
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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Nemo Astilbe Description
If you like coming across shaded areas inhabited by colourful astilbes, you'll love finding Nemo in the darkened corners of your garden! This award-winning cultivar delivers plenty of big, 12" flower plumes in various shades of lavender and pink. The blooms open on well-branched stems and are set off by divided, dark green foliage. Much nicer than older astilbe varieties, Nemo earned a first-place award in 2012 at the world-renowned Keukenhof Gardens in Holland
- Botanical NameAstilbe x arendsii 'Nemo'
- Hardiness Zone4-8
- Flowering TimeEarly to midsummer (Jun-Jul)
- Light RequirementsPartial Shade, Full Shade
- Flower Colorin various shades of lavender and pink
- Flower FormLarge, 12" plumes held on sturdy stems
- Foliage TypeDivided dark green foliage
- Growth RateFast
- Height/Habit30 inches
- Spread20 - 24 inches
- Planting InstructionsSoak well before planting. Loosen soil well and plant with the eyes (sprouts) just below the soil. Water well after planting.
- Soil RequirementsMoist, humus rich soil. If soil is not allowed to dry out the plants (foliage) will remain attractive until fall
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Wet Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningRemove spent flowers
Questions & Answers
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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 based on your hardiness zone.. 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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