Astilbe 'Red Sentinel' (25) Bare Root Plants
Common Name: Astilbe-Japanese.
Scarlet-red flowers are held in open, lacy panicles, triangular shaped plumes bloom in mid-summer. Forest green foliage and mahogany-red stems. A member of Astilbe japonica (Japanese Astilbe), a species characterized by an early bloom time and glossy green leaves often tinged with red. Flowers are produced in dense, pyramidal clusters.
Zones 4 to 9.
Full sun to full shade.
Plants reach 20 to 24 inches tall and 12 to 18 inches wide;
Clump forming habit.
Growth rate: Moderate, slow spreading, rhizomatous plants.
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