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Strawberry Cake Astilbe


  • 63733
  • 1 per package
  • Price$9.99 Old Price $20.99

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We ship this item in Spring.

  • Light

    Part to Full Shade
  • Size

    2–3 Eye Root
  • Zone

    4 to 8
  • Bloom Time

    Summer
  • Height

    20 - 25 inches
  • Soil Requirement

    Moist, humus rich soils, well drained.
  • Deer Resistant

We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.

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Description

Unique tall stems and large plumes!
As spring turns to summer, pretty, fernlike foliage gives way to gorgeous, deep wine-red plumes. When planted in moist soil, this astilbe stays beautiful well into fall! Strawberry Cake has especially tall, sturdy stems and large plumes to make a big statement in shaded spots. It also pairs well with other shade-loving perennials like hostas and bleeding hearts.Astilbe chinensis

Details

  • Botanical NameAstilbe chinensis 'Strawberry Cake'
  • FormPerennial
  • Hardiness Zone4 to 8
  • Flowering TimeEarly to mid summer
  • Light RequirementsPart to Full Shade
  • Flower ColorWine red
  • Flower FormEach large, 16" plume consists of hundreds of tiny flowers.
  • Foliage TypeDivided green foliage
  • Growth RateFast
  • Height/Habit20 - 25 inches
  • Spread24 inches
  • Planting InstructionsPlant with the eyes just below the soil. Spacing: 24". Water well after planting.
  • Soil RequirementsMoist, humus rich soils, well drained.
  • Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Wet Soil, Sandy Soil
  • PruningNot needed.

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Important Shipping Notes:

Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a shipping estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate. If you have ordered multiple items, you may receive them in more than one shipment. We will send you a separate email confirming each shipment.

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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.

Garden hardgoods and Gift Certificates ship with in 4-7 day.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

SPRING Shipping Schedule

  • Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 5A 3/19/19 - 6/16/19
    5B 2/26/19 - 6/16/19
    6A & 10AB 2/19/19 - 6/16/19
    Last Order Date 6/18/19
  • Shipping & Handling Charges
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    Up to $40.00 order $9.95
    $40.01 to $60.00 $12.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.95
    $80.01 to $100.00 $16.95
    $100.01 to over $18.95
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