Phoenix Perennials and Specialty Plants

Plant Search » Perennials

Astilbe simplicifolia 'Key West'
Common Name: False Spiraea Family: Saxifragaceae (The Saxifrage Family)

Astilbe simplicifolia 'Key West'
Zoom In Photo:

A great foliage Astilbe with dark burgundy foliage especially when grown in sun (with good moisture). Add to this shimmering carmine-pink flowers on a profusion of flowering stems more numerous than most other cultivars. 'Key West' also blooms twice in a season: once in summer and once late in the season. At only 20 inches this cultivar is great for pots and near the front of the border. Shade to part sun.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Moist ground beside woodland streams.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourRed 
Height8-12'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Full - Part Sun Part Sun Part Shade Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureMoist Average  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

  Email This Info
  View All Plants of this Genus

*The Plant Encyclopedia is updated each year to provide a close representation of our selection. Not all plants will be in stock at all times. If a certain plant is not available we might have a similar cultivar. We encourage you to email us at info at or call ahead to check availability (604) 270-4133.

Contact Us | Home | © Phoenix Perennials