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Astilbe chinensis 'Pumila'
Common Name: False Spiraea Family: Saxifragaceae (The Saxifrage Family)

Astilbe chinensis 'Pumila'
Zoom In Photo: Walters Gardens

'Visions' is a compact, free-flowering cultivar with a bronze-green mound of foliage to about nine inches tall topped with thick panicles of frosted raspberry flowers on 12-15 inch stems in late spring to early summer. Gorgeous with light pinks and whites and small enough for the front of a part sun to shady border.

Native Habitat:
Moist ground beside woodland streams.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Full - Part Sun Part Sun Part Shade Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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