Astilbe chinensis Black and Blue Bare Ro
Astilbechinensis Black and Blueis a lovely varietyblooming with largeflowers on top of strong stems.Does well alongthe edge of a pond and preferes moist soil. Chinensis types bloom with candle like plumes
Details Astilbe chinensis Black and Blue Bare Root
- Not eaten by animals
- Grows well in Wet Spots
- Blooms: June – July
- Flower colour: purple
- Full grown: 2 Years
- Full grown height: 50 – 75 cm
- Full grown width: 25 – 50 cm
- Plant location: partial sunny location
- Plant depth: 15 cm
- Plant spacing: 30 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Peaty Soil
How to take care of Astilbe chinensis Black a
Plant Astilbe chinensis Black a in well-prepared moist soil; mix the topsoil with 50% potting compost. Plant the tubers according to the instruction on the package not showing above the ground and cover well.
Astilbe chinensis Black a prefer a sunny to partially shady position and must not be allowed to dry out. In warmer climates a thick mulch layer of well-rotted manure helps the soil to retain moisture, and in colder areas it will help protect again frost damage.
Flowers will appear all summer. Divide well-established clumps every 4 years.