Strawberry Cake Astilbe

Strawberry Cake Astilbe

  • Light

    Partial Shade, Full Shade
  • Size

    2–3 Eye Root
  • Zone

    4-9
  • Bloom Time

    Early to mid summer
  • Height

    20 - 25 inches
  • Soil Requirement

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

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Strawberry Cake Astilbe 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

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Details

  • Botanical NameAstilbe chinensis 'Strawberry Cake'
  • FormPerennial
  • Hardiness Zone4-9
  • Flowering TimeEarly to mid summer
  • Light RequirementsPartial Shade, 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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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.

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