Astilbe chinensis 'Visions' (25) Bare Root Plants
Common Name: Astilbe-Chinese
'Visions' forms a dense, fern-like foliage mound topped by clusters of fragrant, raspberry pink flowers from early to midsummer. Flowers are densely packed into erect to arching, triangular, plume-like flower panicles rising above the foliage on slender, upright stems. Large, clear green leaves are deeply incised, and coarsely textured.
Zones 4 to 9.
Full sun to full shade.
Plants reach 14 to 16 inches tall and 12 to 15 inches wide;
Clump forming dwarf habit.
Growth rate: Moderate, slow spreading, rhizomatous plants.
Flower Color: Pink shades
Foliage Color: Green shades
Full Sun (> 6 hrs. Direct Sun) to Full Shade (< 4 hrs. Direct Sun)
Average to Consistent Water Needs
Fertile Soil Quality
Deer and Rabbit Resistant
Seasonal Interest: Dried Seed Heads
Growth Rate: Medium, slow spreading, rhizomatous plants
Border Plant, Container, Cut Flower, Cut Foliage, Dried Flower, Fragrant Flowers, Mass Planting